Climbing

Activities and Interests

Whether you're planning a big ascent, interested in climbing Mount Everest, Aconcagua,K2 or Kilimanjaro, or improving skills and technique, we have all the climbing maps and guides you’ll need. If you prefer the safety of an armchair, tuck in to our climbing tales and photographic books.

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    Detailed topographic map of the Koh-e Pamir massif and the Wakhan Valley in the Hindu Kush panhandle of Afghanistan, compiled in 1975 by Exploration Pamir 75 of the Austrian Scientific Research Program...
    • Publisher: Alpenverein
    • Scale: 1:50,000
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    Flame of Adventure

    by Simon Yates
    Simon Yates, author of Against the Wall, takes us back to his early years as a climber - the escapades and excitement of a young life lived on the edge and for the moment, when experience was all-impor...
    • Publisher: Arrow
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    A bona fide classic, originally published in 1872, Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada is still exciting reading. It describes the perils and pleasures experienced by Clarence King (1842-1901) while...
    • Publisher: Bison Books
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    • Publisher: Diadem
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    "Hamish's Mountain Walk" describes the first complete traverse of the Munros (mountains in Scotland attaining a height of 3000 feet) in a single journey. The book is a classic of outdoor and...
    • Publisher: Sandstone Press
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    A classic of mountain writing and still in demand over ten years after its first publication, this book takes you to the little places of big importance along one mountain-climber's trail. Fishgut...
    • Publisher: Luath Press
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    Fallen Giants

    by Maurice Isserman
    The first successful ascent of Mount Everest in 1953 by Sir Edmund Hillary and his Sherpa teammate Tenzing Norgay is a familiar saga, but less well known are the tales of many other adventurers who als...
    • Publisher: Vintage
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    The Ridiculous Mountains

    by G J F Dutton
    The Complete Doctor Stories presents us with the preposterous but just possible adventures of the Doctor and his two companions. It provides a wickedly satisfying commentary on today's mountain scene....
    • Publisher: Diadem
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    An inspiring collection of evocative images collected by lifelong mountaineer Sandy Hill, who has a singular knowledge, understanding, and experience of the world's highest places. Powerful,...
    • Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
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    This anthology, devoted to climbing on the world's two highest mountains, spans the years 1933 through 1996. It describes the development of climbing these two peaks, reminds us that Everest and K2...
    • Publisher: Mainstream Publishing
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    Detailed topographic map of the Koh-e-Keshnikhan massif and the surrounding valleys in the Hindu Kush panhandle of Afghanistan, compiled by the Austrian Scientific Expedition in the Wakhan in 1970....
    • Publisher: Alpenverein
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    West tells the story of Jim Perrin's life against the lives and deaths of his cherished wife and son, and the landscapes through which they travelled together. It is a complex and sensual l...
    • Publisher: Atlantic Books
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