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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    Batôn Wick’s guide to the Alpine 4000m Peaks by Richard Goedeke details the classic mountaineering routes of the Alps’ highest peaks. With routes for all abilities, the guide is a good resource of...
    • Publisher: Baton Wicks
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    In 1978 Messner and Habeler became the first to make a successful ascent and descent of Everest without using supplementary oxygen. This is Messner's account of this landmark in the history of human...
    • Publisher: Baton Wicks
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    Lancashire Bouldering

    by Mueller, Robin
    Lancashire Bouldering is the very first guidebook to the bouldering in Lancashire and Greater Manchester. It covers 47 venues in three unique areas: the Bowland fells, the southern quarries and the...
    • Publisher: Cordee
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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
    • Scale: 1:50,000
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    Ron Fawcett is a natural-born climber. In 1969, while still at school in his native Yorkshire, he tied into a climbing rope for the first time and was instantly hooked. From that moment on, it s...
    • Publisher: Vertebrate Publishing
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    The book behind the BAFTA award-winning film. Winner of the NCR Award for non-fiction and the Boardman Tasker award. Touching the Void is the heart-stopping account of Joe Simpson's terrifying...
    • Publisher: Vintage
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    Call Out Mountain Rescue?

    by Judy Whiteside
    This is the second edition of "Call Out Mountain Rescue? A Pocket Guide to Safety on the Hill", by Judy Whiteside. As before, the book takes the reader through preparation and route planning, what t...
    • Publisher: Mountain Rescue England Wales
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    The Longest Climb

    by Dominic Faulkner
    The Longest Climb is the utterly compelling account of Dominic and his team's expedition from the Dead Sea to the peak of Everest. His team EverestMax were the first ever to make this extraordinary...
    • Publisher: Virgin Publishing
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    High Crimes

    by Michael Kodas
    • Publisher: Hyperion Press
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    The Wildest Dream

    by Peter Gillman
    Winner of the Boardman-Tasker Award 2000

    The discovery of the body of George Mallory on the wind-scoured North Face of Everest on 1st May 1999, marked the latest episode in a tale of heroism and tra...
    • Publisher: Hodder Headline
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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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    Mountain Walking And Trekking

    by Alun Richardson
    Rucksack Guide: Mountain Walking and Trekking is your essential handbook for when on the mountain. It offers concise guidance and support for whatever situations you might find yourself in,...
    • Publisher: A & C Black
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