546 books (28 pages) in this category
by John Hunt
<p>This is the story of how, on 29 May, 1953, two men, both endowed with outstanding stamina and skill, reached the top of Everest and came back unscathed to rejoin their comrades. </p><p>'Yet this will not be the whole story, for the ascent of ...eBook
by Kerryn Burgess
<DIV>Invested in camping gear, but not sure where to go camping? <I>Australia’s Best Camping</I> takes the guesswork out of finding a great campground in a magnificent natural setting. Author Kerryn Burgess travelled the length and breadth
Understand and reduce risks from Avalanches
by Robert Bolognesi
People say avalanches are unpredictable. Is that true? And even if it is, is that an excuse for throwing your life away? It is certainly true that no-one is in a position to claim that they can predict every avalanche, and it has to be said that
by Old Natural Ways
<p>This guide will be able to have the best trip of your life without having to worry about having too much to carry. All you will have is your absolute essentials, and then you will be well on your way to having the best backpacking trip of ...eBook
by Old Natural Ways
<p>Following the basic guidelines included in this eBook will find yourself unable to believe just how amazing it is for you to go out on your own and have the best backpacking trip ever. It's completely possible and easier than you might think,eBook
Mountain, Rock, and Ice Climbing
by Jeff C Young
An introduction to the sport of climbing. ...
100 low, mid, and high level walks
by Ronald Turnbull
<p>This guidebook details 100 walking routes around Ben Nevis and Glen Coe, centred in 10 areas including Fort William and Glen Nevis, the Aonachs, the Mamores, Kinlochleven, Glen Coe, Glen Etive, Black Mount and Ben Cruachan. Routes are graded ...eBook
100 Low, Mid, and High Level Walks
by Ronald Turnbull
Guidebook to walking in Scotland's Ben Nevis and Glen Coe region, featuring 100 graded walks of 2 to 21 miles. The routes range from gentle walks to bothy treks and cover 43 Munro summits and 3 scrambles. The Lochaber routes include walking near
by Leonard M. Adkins
Victoria Logue appears as principal author on the previous edition's published title page. ...
Mindful Adventures for Modern Pilgrims
by Clare Gogerty
<p><strong>AN INSPIRING GUIDE TO WALKING MINDFULLY TO PLACES OF MEANING</strong></p> <p>A pilgrimage - long, short, secular or religious - gives you the opportunity to step out of your day-to-day routine and follow a path that promises meaning,eBook
The most up-to-date cycling guide on the market, this is the essential handy guide for beginners and experienced cyclists alike. No garage or shed is complete without a well-thumbed copy of this go-to manual.<BR>Step-by-step sequences show how ...
The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth
by James M. Tabor
by Phoebe Smith
An introduction to some of the best bothies in the UK. Featuring 26 selected bothies, the author shares her memories of using these free stone tents in some of the countrys wildest and most remote locations. Alongside notes on legends and ...
by J. S. R. Chard
<p>Originally published in 1936, this is an excellent manual on British animal tracks and tracking. The book is full of clear diagrams and natural history information and is still of much practical use today. Many of the earliest books, ...eBook
by JOHN D. MCCANN
Your Kit, Your Survival When an unexpected emergency situation rears its ugly head, will you be up to the challenge? ""I wasn't prepared for that!"" will no longer be a valid response with the survival-kit-building methods in this book from ...
A Field Guide to Wilderness Emergency Care
by Dave Canterbury & Ph.D. Jason A. Hunt
<p>From wilderness expert Dave Canterbury and outdoor survival instructor Jason Hunt comes the next installment in the <em>New York Times</em> bestselling Bushcraft series—a go-to first aid resource for anyone headed into the woods.</p> <p>Out ...eBook
by Neva Elliott
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A climber's tales of mountain rescue in Scotland
by Hamish MacInnes
<p><em><strong>Call-out</strong></em> is the definitive collection of tales about early mountain rescue in the <strong>Highlands of Scotland</strong> from <strong>Hamish MacInnes</strong> – <strong>Everest</strong> pioneer and arguably the most ...eBook
by Sergi Ramis
The first one-volume walking guide in English to the most popular long-distance route in Europe walked by tourists. ...
The Portuguese Way from Lisbon and Porto to Santiago - coastal and inlan
by Katrina Davis
<p>A guidebook to walking the Camino Portugues (Portuguese Way), 620km from Lisbon in Portugal to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. The book gives stage-by-stage directions for the Central Camino, starting from Lisbon, Porto or Tui, the Coastal ...