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The High Sierra: A Love Story Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780316593014
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 10th, 2022

A “sublime” and “radically original” exploration of the Sierra Nevadas, the best mountains on Earth for hiking and camping, from New York Times bestselling novelist Kim Stanley Robinson (Bill McKibben, Gary Snyder).

Kim Stanley Robinson first ventured into the Sierra Nevada mountains during the summer of 1973.


Colorado's Fourteeners: From Hikes to Climbs Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781641607759
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Published: Chicago Review Press - May 24th, 2022

Standard, alternate, and technical routes for all 58 Colorado Fourteener peaks

A classic guidebook known for its accuracy and comprehensiveness, Colorado’s Fourteeners has been updated for this thirtieth anniversary edition to include GPS coordinates, revised topographic maps, expanded route details, and new descriptions reflecting alterations to trail access.


Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8,000-Meter Peak Cover Image
By Maurice Herzog, Conrad Anker (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493065547
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Published: Lyons Press - May 1st, 2022

Top 100 Sports Books of All Time--Sports Illustrated "Those who have never seen the Himalayas, those who never care to risk an assault, will know when they finish this book that they have been a companion of greatness."--New York Times Book Review In 1950, when no mountain taller than 8,000 meters had ever been climbed, Maurice Herzog led an expedition of French climbers to the summit of an 8,075-


How to Rock Climb (How to Climb) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781493056262
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - June 1st, 2022

How to Rock Climb, now in its sixth edition, is the most thorough instructional rock book in the world. All the fundamentals--from style and ethics, to physically scaling the rock--are presented by climbing experts John Long and Bob Gaines.


Time on Rock: A Climber's Route Into the Mountains Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781838851767
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Published: Canongate Books - May 17th, 2022

In Time on Rock Anna Fleming charts two parallel journeys: learning the craft of traditional rock climbing, and the new developing appreciation of the natural world it brings her. Through the story of her progress from terrified beginner to confident lead climber, she shows us how placing hand and foot on rock becomes a profound new way into the landscape.


Lucky Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780008423360
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Published: HQ - May 24th, 2022

'What a story and what an inspirational human. Ed is a total legend.' Joe Wicks

'A life-affirming story . . . inspirational' Tim Peake

As seen in the Daily Mail

From tragedy to triumph, one step at a time - an inspirational story of triumph over adversity against the odds


In the Shadow of the Mountain: A Memoir of Courage Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250776747
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - February 1st, 2022

“In climbing the Seven Summits, Silvia Vasquez-Lavado did nothing less than take back her own life—one brave step at a time. She will inspire untold numbers of souls with this story, for her victory is a win on behalf of all of us.”—Elizabeth Gilbert


Valley of Giants: Stories from Women at the Heart of Yosemite Climbing Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781680515145
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Published: Mountaineers Books - March 18th, 2022

Long overdue anthology highlights women in Yosemite climbing history.


The Third Pole: Mystery, Obsession, and Death on Mount Everest Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524745592
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Published: Dutton - April 5th, 2022

***NPR Books We Love selection***

“If you’re only going to read one Everest book this decade, make it The Third Pole. . . . A riveting adventure.”—Outside

Shivering, exhausted, gasping for oxygen, beyond doubt . . .


The Climbing Bible: Practical Exercises: Technique and Strength Training for Climbing Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781839811043
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Published: Vertebrate Publishing - February 3rd, 2022

The Climbing Bible: Practical Exercises by Martin Mobr ten and Stian Christophersen is a collection of exercises specifically designed to help you train technique and strength so that you can develop and improve as a climber.


The Next Everest: Surviving the Mountain's Deadliest Day and Finding the Resilience to Climb Again Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250836755
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 29th, 2022

One of Atlas & Boots' Top 10 Adventure Travel Books of 2021

A dramatic account of the deadly earthquake on Everest—and a return to reach the summit.


Highest and Hardest: A Mountain Climber's Lifetime Odyssey to the Top of the World Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781493066476
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - February 15th, 2022

At age 16 Chris Kopczynski carved the words "Everest/Eiger" into the handle of his ice axe, marking his goal to climb the two mountains known as the "highest and the hardest." He accomplished that goal by the age of 33, becoming the ninth American to summit Everest and the first American to summit both the North Face of the Eiger and Mt. Everest.