The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Mountaineering & Climbing

Most popular at the top

  • Deadly Peaksby Robert Hauptman; Frederic V. Hartemann

    Falcon Guides 2016; US$ 17.99

    Deadly Peaks is a collection of the most notable mountaineering disasters and near-disasters in history. Exhaustively researched by two of the most respected authorities on mountaineering history, the book is structured in a unique way: Longer recitations in chronological order followed by a group of briefer narratives, which all offer an intimate... more...

  • Climbingby Nate Fitch; Ron Funderburke

    Falcon Guides 2016; US$ 13.99

    This handy, pocket-size manual provides easy-to-understand, step-by-step guidance to climbers transitioning to the advanced level of trad rock climbing. more...

  • Preparación para los deportes de aventuraby Jack Savoldelli; Alain Walter

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2016; US$ 5.99

    Libro de referencia que formará parte de la guantera del coche o de la mochila de todos los practicantes de deportes extremos. Se presentan todos los aspectos de la preparación física y mental de los atletas para los deportes extremos. Planes de entrenamiento. Consejos de salud. Preparación mental. Alimentación. Material y equipo. more...

  • Best Climbs Santa Barbara and Venturaby Damon Corso

    Falcon Guides 2016; US$ 23.99

    Best Climbs Santa Barbara and Ventura narrows down the thousands of climbing routes across the Santa Barbara and Ventura counties to the absolute best 300 routes. These are the routes that display the hidden beauty and deep rooted climbing history of Santa Barbara and Ventura. Each section comes with its own unique history, description, climbing... more...

  • Best Climbs Red Rocksby Jason D. Martin

    Falcon Guides 2016; US$ 23.99

    Best Climbs Red Rocks appeals specifically to traveling climbers and local climbers who want the best local climbing. Although the Best Climbs guides feature routes of all grades, the emphasis is on easy to moderate routes in the 5.6 to 5.10 range. The book will include nearly 200 featured routes with each section including climbing area trivia... more...

  • Dougal Haston: The Philosophy Of Riskby Jeff Connor

    Canongate Books 2016; US$ 21.63

    The untimely death of Dougal Haston in 1977 robbed climbing of one of its most charismatic, controversial and enigmatic figures. A man of extremes, who managed to combine a rock star's lifestyle with a career at the cutting edge of world mountaineering, Haston remains a cult figure whose deeds have inspired generations of climbers world-wide.Connor... more...

  • The Science of Climbing and Mountaineeringby Ludovic Seifert; Peter Wolf; Andreas Schweizer

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This is the first book to explore in depth the science of climbing and mountaineering. Written by a team of leading international sport scientists, clinicians and climbing practitioners, it covers the full span of technical disciplines, including rock climbing, ice climbing, indoor climbing and mountaineering, across all scientific fields from physiology... more...

  • Why We Climbby Chris Noble

    Falcon Guides 2017; US$ 23.99

    Why We Climb is a celebration, in word and image, of those aspects of the climbing life that are most universal, meaningful, and long lasting? the strong connection to partners and nature; the physical and mental mastery required (and how to achieve it); the rewards of exploring oneself and the world through climbing. Through interviews with... more...

  • The Next Horizonby Chris Bonington

    Vertebrate Publishing 2016; US$ 3.33

    The Next Horizon, the second volume in Chris Bonington's autobiography after I Chose to Climb , picks up his story from 1962 and relates his subsequent adventures as a mountaineer, photographer, journalist and expedition leader alongside eminent climbers including Doug Scott and Don Whillans , throughout an extraordinary decade of adversity,... more...

  • 1001 Climbing Tipsby Andy Kirkpatrick

    Vertebrate Publishing 2016; US$ 7.99

    Shortlisted: 2016 Banff Mountain Book Competition ?1001 Climbing Tips had me laughing out loud in places, which I never thought possible for this genre of book. A tremendous resource that should be an essential addition to every climber?s loo-library? ? Ian Parnell, Climb magazine Imagine an alien came down to Earth, stuck a probe into a climber?s... more...