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Climbing & mountaineering books

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Recently Published

Southern Sandstone Climbs by Daimon Beail Southern Sandstone Climbs

The Southern Sandstone climbing area is situated in the Southeast of England on the borders of Kent and East Sussex. It offers some superb top-rope climbing and bouldering on beautiful sandstone formations.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Beyond the Secret Howff by Ashie Brebner Beyond the Secret Howff

A legendary figure in the `bothying' scene, Allister (`Ashie') Brebner fell in love with the Scottish hills as a boy. In 1963, he gave up his factory job to co-found Highland Safaris - and he never looked back. In his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Scrambles in Snowdonia Snowdon, Glyders, Carneddau, Eifionydd and outlying areas by Steve Ashton, Rachel Crolla, Carl McKeating Scrambles in Snowdonia Snowdon, Glyders, Carneddau, Eifionydd and outlying areas
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Guidebook to 80 graded scrambles in Snowdonia, North Wales. This revised edition of Steve Ashton's classic guide is illustrated with photo topos, and includes 16 routes selected by the updaters, as well as all the classic routes including the Snowdon...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/08/2017

The Magician's Glass Character and Fate: Eight Essays on Climbing and the Mountain Life by Ed Douglas The Magician's Glass Character and Fate: Eight Essays on Climbing and the Mountain Life

The Magician's Glass by award-winning writer Ed Douglas is a collection of eight recent essays on some of the biggest stories and best-known personalities in the world of climbing, including the controversy of the first ascent of Cerro Torre and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Climbing 2018 Wall Calendar by Willow Creek Press Climbing 2018 Wall Calendar

Twelve stunning, full color photographs typify the mental control, strength, endurance, technical knowledge and agility to climb sheer rock walls. The large format wall calendar features daily grids with ample room for jotting appointments, birthdays and reminders; six bonus months...
Format: Calendar - Released: 21/07/2017

The Girl Who Climbed Everest Lessons learned facing up to the world's toughest mountains by Bonita Norris The Girl Who Climbed Everest Lessons learned facing up to the world's toughest mountains

One woman's journey facing the world's toughest and most dangerous summits and the lessons she has learnt along the way. Gripping and inspiring, this is a story of determination, passion and overcoming fear.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/07/2017

The Girl Who Climbed Everest Lessons learned facing up to the world's toughest mountains by Bonita Norris The Girl Who Climbed Everest Lessons learned facing up to the world's toughest mountains

One woman's journey facing the world's toughest and most dangerous summits and the lessons she has learnt along the way. Gripping and inspiring, this is a story of determination, passion and overcoming fear.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

Scottish Rock: The Best Mountain, Crag, Sea Cliff and Sport Climbing in Scotland South by Gary Latter Scottish Rock: The Best Mountain, Crag, Sea Cliff and Sport Climbing in Scotland South

Volume 1 of Scottish Rock covers a proliferation of Scottish crags up to the natural demarcation of the Great Glen. There are selected climbs in Arran, Arrochar Area, Mull & Iona, Glen Coe & Glen Etive, Ardgour & Ardnamurchan, Ben...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Coming Soon

Climbing Beyond The world's greatest rock climbing adventures by James Pearson, Caroline Ciavaldini Climbing Beyond The world's greatest rock climbing adventures
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From historic rock-faces to never-before summited peaks, Climbing Beyond brings the incredible experience of climbing hard and climbing high to life.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

A Mountaineer's Life by Allen Steck, Steve Roper A Mountaineer's Life
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* Allen Steck is a living legend, one of the best climbers with dozens of dramatic first ascents * Climbed with legend John Salathe * Long-time editor of Ascent Magazine * His nickname is The Silver Fox * Worked at...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Tarragona Climbs - Catalunya Selected Sport Climbs in the Province of Lleida by Pete O'Donovan Tarragona Climbs - Catalunya Selected Sport Climbs in the Province of Lleida

A second edition of the highly-acclaimed selective guidebook to the one of the finest sport climbing venues in the world: the Catalan province of Tarragona in Northeast Spain
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Better Bouldering by John Sherman Better Bouldering

This full-color book reveals the techniques and tricks gleaned from John Sherman's 42-year career as one of America's most respected and notorious bouldering gurus.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Wild Mountain Times by Phil Gribbon Wild Mountain Times

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Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Mountain Footfalls by Ian R. Mitchell Mountain Footfalls

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Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Other books in this genre

A Scrambles in Ulster and Connacht Great Scrambling Routes by Alan Tees A Scrambles in Ulster and Connacht Great Scrambling Routes

Scrambling is a hands-on sport and without the stop-start of rock climbing, the joy of it can be appreciated more freely. Here, Alan Tees guides mountaineers to exhilarating scrambles in the most beautiful parts of the northwest of Ireland.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/05/2017

Lofoten Climbs Rockfax Rock Climbing on Lofoten and Stetind in Arctic Norway by Chris Craggs Lofoten Climbs Rockfax Rock Climbing on Lofoten and Stetind in Arctic Norway

This is the second Rockfax guidebook to this spectacular and beautiful area, the first 2008 volume won the Banff Guidebook of the Year Award and put Lofoten very much on the map. Fully updated and for the first time including...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2017

Highland Scrambles South Including Cairngorms, Ben Nevis, Glen Coe, Rum and Arran by Iain Thow Highland Scrambles South Including Cairngorms, Ben Nevis, Glen Coe, Rum and Arran

This guide describes some of the best scrambles and easy rock climbs to be found in Scotland (excepting Skye and the Northern Highlands which are described in separate SMC guides).
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/05/2017

The Mountain Guide Manual The Comprehensive Reference from Belaying to Rope Systems and Self-Rescue by Rob Coppolillo, Marc Chauvin The Mountain Guide Manual The Comprehensive Reference from Belaying to Rope Systems and Self-Rescue
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Written by the International Federation of Mountain Guides Association (IFMGA) certified mountain guides Marc Chauvin and Rob Coppolillo, The Mountain Guide Manual is the go-to reference for novice and experienced mountain guides, as well as advanced recreationalists. Covering everything from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/05/2017

Thieves, Liars and Mountaineers On the 8,000m Peak Circus in Pakistan by Mark Horrell Thieves, Liars and Mountaineers On the 8,000m Peak Circus in Pakistan

This is the tale of Mark Horrell's not-so-nearly ascent of Gasherbrum in Pakistan; of how one man's boredom and frustration is conquered by a gutsy combination of exhaustion, cowardice, and sheer mountaineering incompetence. But that's enough about his attempt; there...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2017

Soldier Mountaineer The Colonel Who Got Siachen Glacier for India by N. N. Bhatia Soldier Mountaineer The Colonel Who Got Siachen Glacier for India

The author Colonel N N Bhatia along with inputs from Col Bull himself has endeavored to put across a compelling and absorbing account of the life and times of Narinder Kumar who took Indian mountaineering and mountaineering in the army...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Vertical Aid Essential Wilderness Medicine for Climbers, Trekkers, and Mountaineers by Seth C., MD Hawkins, R. Bryan, RN Simon, J. Pearce, MS Beissinger, Deb, RN Simon Vertical Aid Essential Wilderness Medicine for Climbers, Trekkers, and Mountaineers
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A climbing medicine and wilderness first aid guidebook from a team of proven experts
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/04/2017

Continental Divide A History of American Mountaineering by Maurice Isserman Continental Divide A History of American Mountaineering

A story of adventure and aspiration in the high peaks that makes a vivid case for the importance of mountains to American national identity.
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/04/2017

Hanging on A Life Inside British Climbing's Golden Age by Martin Boysen Hanging on A Life Inside British Climbing's Golden Age

Hanging On is the autobiography of Martin Boysen, one of Britain's most gifted climbers. He made a huge contribution to British climbing, including discovering Gogarth in the 1960s. He was one of Britain's leading mountaineers, climbing with Chris Bonington on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

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