As well as the links listed in the other pages on the site, I have listed below other various useful websites which I have come across when planning our challenge.

Other Websites about the Challenge

Steve Biggs Original Three Peaks Challenge Website
The Three Peaks Challenge - also has information on Yorkshire Three Peaks
UK Three Peaks Forum
3 Peaks
Merseyventure Three Peaks Challenge - information and commercial guides and transport
3 Peaks Challenges - information and commercial guides and transport
Hatt Adventures - outdoor adventure company with information and links for 3 peaks and other challenges

Useful Information

Midge Forecast - for Scotland
Mountain Weather Information Service - forecasts for West Highlands, Lake District, and Snowdonia
Time and Date - for sunrise/sunset and moon phases

Websites About Each Mountain

Ben Nevis
Scafell Pike
Wandering Aegnus Treks
Walk Highlands
Mountaineering Council of Scotland
Discover Lochaber
Wandering Aegnus Treks
Wasdale MRT - annotated picture
Wandering Aegnus Treks
Snowdonia National Park Authority - guide to paths up Snowdon
Walk Eryri


These are a few of the books available on the challenge and also on general issues like hillwalking skills and navigation. I never bought any of the ones which are specifically about the challenge so can't provide a recommendation.