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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    In Shipton & Tilman Jim Perrin investigates the prominent duo who in the 1930s became a legend and inspired contemporaries with photos of unknown peaks in the Karakoram.

    Using unpublished...
    • Publisher: Hutchinson
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    The 2012 edition of the "Dorset Rockfax" will be our fourth full publication to this wonderful climbing area. The previous editions are classic examples of the developing style of "Rockfax" with e...
    • Publisher: RockFax
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    In Training for the New Alpinism, Steve House, world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and Scott Johnston, coach of U.S. National Champions and World Cup Nordic Skiers, translate training...
    • Publisher: To Be Reviewed
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    Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Travel

    by Joshua Piven & David Borgenicht
    This pocket-size guide from the authors and the publishers of the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbooks aims to provide useful advice for various difficult situations travellers may find themselves in...
    • Publisher: Chronicle Books
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    Shackles of Convention

    by Craig, Malcolm
    Women mountaineers were largely overlooked or if considered tended to be drawn into a debate about women's rights rather than them being acknowledged purely for their achievements as pioneers of mounta...
    • Publisher: Sigma Press
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    On 29 May 1953, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first ever to set foot on the highest point on earth: the summit of Everest. It was a magical moment, news of which flashed round the globe....
    • Publisher: Rider
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    A Dream Of White Horses

    by Drummond, Edwin
    Ed Drummond's climbing essays initially gained prominence in the prestigious American Journal Ascent. First published in a book in 1987 they formed a loose autobiography covering an eventful p...
    • Publisher: Baton Wicks
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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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    Peak Rock is a celebration of significant developments at the cutting edge of rock climbing in the Peak District, from the day that James W Puttrell first set foot on rock at Wharncliffe in the late ni...
    • Publisher: Vertebrate Publishing
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    Beyond the Mountain

    by Steve House
    Beyond the Mountain is a personal and reflective account on climbing written by Steve House, the man Reinhold Messner regards as the best high-altitude climber in the world today. It is a window i...
    • Publisher: Vertebrate Publishing
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    Winter Mountaineering

    by Alun Richardson
    Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering is your essential handbook for the winter mountain. It offers concise guidance and support for whatever situations you might find yourself in, including:...
    • Publisher: A & C Black
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    Aconcagua at 1:60,000 with on the reverse side the Cordón del Plata at 1:50,000 on detailed, GPS compatible map from Piximap, with trekking trails, camping sites, etc. The map provides a good p...
    • Publisher: Pixmap Cartografía Digital
    • Scale: 1:60,000/1:50,000
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