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  • Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain

    Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain
    av Bruce Tremper

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511383

    The more you know about snow stability, the better your travel and rescue skills. And the sharper your decision making, the better you'll be able to avoid avalanche danger and have more fun in the winter backcountry. In Staying Alive in Avalanche Te…

  • Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

    Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
    av The Mountaineers

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510041

    "The definitive guide to mountains and climbing . . ."--Conrad Anker For nearly 60 years it's been revered as the "bible" of mountaineering-and now it's even better than ever The best-selling instructional text for new and intermediate climbers…

  • Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills

    Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
    av The Mountaineers

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510034

    "The definitive guide to mountains and climbing . . ."--Conrad Anker For nearly 60 years it's been revered as the "bible" of mountaineering-and now it's even better than ever - The best-selling instructional text for new and intermediate climbers…

  • Crack Climbing

    Crack Climbing
    av Pete Whittaker

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512151

    Crack climbing is a highly technical form of movement in which climbers position their hands, feet, and even their entire body in cracks to make upward progress on rock. An advocate for the sport's aesthetic lines, physicality, and technical know-ho…

  • Stories Behind the Images

    Stories Behind the Images
    av Corey Rich

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512649

    Named to Fast Company's "most promising" books list for September 2019 From his early days working out of his dorm room and shooting on film to becoming a Nikon ambassador and official photographer of the historic Dawn Wall ascent, Corey Rich has be…

  • Ice and Mixed Climbing

    Ice and Mixed Climbing
    av Will Gadd

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898867695

    2004 Banff Mountain Exposition Award Winner and Silver Award Winner for Foreward Magazine's Book of the Year in Adventure and Recreation Will Gadd is an ESPN X Games and Ice World Cup winnerColor photos throughout illustrate the climbing techniquesP…

  • Winter 8000: Climbing the World's Highest Mountains in the Coldest Season

    Winter 8000: Climbing the World's Highest Mountains in the Coldest Season
    av Bernadette McDonald

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512922

    Recounts some of the most dangerous feats in mountaineering history Insights into the human attraction to danger and suffering Award-winning author While you wouldn't expect climbing an 8000-meter peak in winter to be a popular activity, there hav…

  • Climbing the Seven Summits

    Climbing the Seven Summits
    av Mike Hamill

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594856488

    Aconcagua; Denali; Elbrus; Everest; Kilimanjaro; Kosciuszko; Vinson. To a climber, these mountains are known as the "Seven Summits" - the highest peaks on each continent. And from Antarctica to Alaska, Nepal to Tanzania, each year thousands of climb…

  • 1001 Climbing Tips

    1001 Climbing Tips
    av Andy Kirkpatrick

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511314

    "1001 Climbing Tips is a refreshing take on the climbing guide genre. Irreverent, it has a laugh on virtually every page, but also some extremely useful advise and some points of genuine interest." - Paul Pritchard, 2016 Banff Mountain Book Competit…

  • Backcountry Skiing

    Backcountry Skiing
    av Martin Volken

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594850387

    Martin Volken and his co-authors provide skiers with all the tools and knowledge they need to safely and successfully travel in the mountains. The guide features intermediate-to-advanced techniques for ski touring and ski mountaineering, from planni…

  • Douglas Fir: The Story of the West's Most Remarkable Tree

    Douglas Fir: The Story of the West's Most Remarkable Tree
    av Stephen Arno, Carl Fiedler

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511994

    Westerners familiar with their forests may think they know the Douglas fir--but how well do they? Douglas firs are found in the continental northwest from British Columbia to as far south as Oaxaca, Mexico. They flourish in the Cascades, Rocky Mount…

  • Avalanche Essentials

    Avalanche Essentials
    av Bruce Tremper

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594857171

    This is the companion to Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain the bestselling avalanche text in the U.S - with easy-to-understand safety tips and checklists to help anyone stay safer in avalanche terrain. It is a small, take-along resource to referenc…

  • Sherpa

    Sherpa
    av Ang Tharkay

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859977

    Adventurous stories told from a non-Western perspective by one of the most accomplished early Himalayan climbersnow in English for the first time. Sherpas have recently been in the public eye, in part because of the 2013 Everest "brawl," the 2014 av…

  • Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home

    Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home
    av Heather Anderson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512366

    National Geographic 2019 Adventurer of the Year Beautiful and deftly written and intimate and searing in its honesty, Anish's is a quest to conquer the trail and her own inner darkness.-Foreword Reviews Filled with ruminative self-reflection, soarin…

  • Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & Gps, 3rd Edition

    Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & Gps, 3rd Edition
    av Bob Burns, Mike Burns

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859458

    Over 100K copies sold The official navigation textbook used in outdoor education courses by thousands of students Map and compass skills remain the foundation for traveling safely in the wilderness This new third edition is a major and complete up…

  • Mount McKinley

    Mount McKinley
    av Fred Beckey

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898866469

    This classic of mountaineering literature is a biography of Alaska's Mount McKinley which presents a complete history of one of the world's great mountains. Author and famed mountaineer Fred Beckey is synonymous with mountaineering in Alaska and he…

  • The Call of the Ice: Climbing 8000-Meter Peaks in Winter

    The Call of the Ice: Climbing 8000-Meter Peaks in Winter
    av Simone Moro

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859038

    The Call of the Ice was written during Moro's dramatic winter attempt on Nanga Parbat in 2012, his twelfth attempt on that mountain during weather delays and other breaks in the climb. Moro reflects on past climbs and partners, including the death o…

  • Dragons in the Snow: Avalanche Detectives and the Race to Beat Death in the Mountains

    Dragons in the Snow: Avalanche Detectives and the Race to Beat Death in the Mountains
    av Ed Power

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512960

    2020 National Outdoor Book Award Winner - Outdoor Literature Edward Power sets the reader down in the midst of a February 2017 blizzard that raked Utah's Uinta Range as nine snowboarders made their way into the backcountry for a day of intense adve…

  • Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills

    Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills
    av Craig Luebben

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594858628

    Thousands of rock climbers have learned the sport using Craig Luebben's seminal and bestselling text, Rock Climbing: Mastering Basic Skills. Now Craig's friend and fellow climber Topher Donahue brings the content up to current standards and includes…

  • Journey on the Crest

    Journey on the Crest
    av Cindy Ross

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898861464

    "Cindy Ross does not claim to be a heroine. Her book is about the fear of an ordinary person doing extraordinary things. . . . It is good to read of someone who is just crammed full of courage, guts, spirit and determination." --Smoke Blanchard, Wa…

  • Snowy Owl: A Visual Natural History

    Snowy Owl: A Visual Natural History
    av Paul Bannick

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680513158

    The Snowy Owl--also known as the Arctic Owl, Snowy White Owl, and White Owl--is one of the most easily identified but least understood owls in the world. Award-winning author and photographer Paul Bannick delves into the natural history of this owl…

  • Great Gray Owl: A Visual Natural History

    Great Gray Owl: A Visual Natural History
    av Paul Bannick

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680513356

    The Great Gray Owl--also known as the Phantom of the North, Great, Gray Ghost, and Bearded Owl--is one of the largest owl species and lives in the western mountains and boreal regions of North America. Award-winning author and photographer Paul Ban…

  • The Climbers

    The Climbers

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510836

    *Winner of the 2017 Banff Book Award for Mountaineering History and the 2017 Banff Book Award Grand Prize* Portraits that reveal the core of their remarkable subjects A visual history of special significance to climbers of all ages For nearly 2 de…

  • High Infatuation

    High Infatuation
    av Steph Davis

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594850653

    * A collection of vivid, intimate essays and prose poetry on the universal themes of life, love, friendship, personal empowerment, and more, told through a career in climbing * 40 percent of these pieces debut here for the first time * Davis has be…

  • Photography Birds: Field Techniques and the Art of the Image

    Photography Birds: Field Techniques and the Art of the Image

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510997

    Photography: Birds explains how to photograph birds--whether in your backyard or at a birding destination--detailing unique issues that confront photographers of all levels and providing the best guidance for capturing the beauty and splendor of our…

  • Everest The West Ridge

    Everest The West Ridge
    av Thomas F. Hornbein, Jon Krakauer, Thomas F. Hornbein

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594857072

    This is the 2013 special anniversary edition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest via the West Ridge which remains the least attempted and most deadly of recognised routes on Everest. In 1963, Jim Whittaker became…

  • Altitude Illness

    Altitude Illness
    av Steven Bezruchka

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898866858

    * Mountaineering guidelines for people going to altitude (heights above 7,000 feet) with pre-existing health conditions such as heart conditions, diabetes, and cancer * A handy glossary and easy-to-read tables covering symptoms and signs, altitude…

  • Marine Medicine: A Comprehensive Guide, Adventure Medical Kits, 2nd Edition

    Marine Medicine: A Comprehensive Guide, Adventure Medical Kits, 2nd Edition
    av Eric Weiss, Michael Jacobs

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594856600

    * Advice for sailing, pleasure boating, fishing, and diving emergencies * More than 100 illustrations * Near-shore or out-at-sea first aid covered * As vital a piece of gear as your PFD and signal flaresThis edition features the latest information o…

  • This Land of Snow: A Journey Across the North in Winter

    This Land of Snow: A Journey Across the North in Winter
    av Anders Morley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512724

    A passionate skier since he was a child, Anders Morley dreamed of going on a significant adventure, something bold and of his own design. And so one year in his early thirties, he decided to strap on cross-country skis to travel across Canada in the…

  • Glacier and Crevasse Rescue

    Glacier and Crevasse Rescue
    av Andy Selters

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898866582

    * Technical advice for traveling safely on glaciers and how to perform a rescue should the worst happen * Sidebars provide extra lessons on techniques presented * Large format with photographs showing the techniques discussed Glacier Travel and Cre…

  • Ueli Steck

    Ueli Steck
    av Ueli Steck

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511321

    "Originally published as Der nachste Schritt 2016 by Piper Verlag GmbH, Munchen/Berlin, published under the imprint Malik"--T.p. verso.

  • Free Spirit: A Climber's Life

    Free Spirit: A Climber's Life
    av Reinhold Messner

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594858543

    In Free Spirit Reinhold Messner describes the forces and events that have shaped him as a climber as famous for his discipline as for his innovative spirit. Messner evolved his philosophy of the single free-climbing line with its uncompromising puri…

  • Big Wall Climbing

    Big Wall Climbing
    av Jared Ogden

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898867480

    Whether you're a weekend warrior or a full-on wall addict, you'll learn the tools of the trade and how to use them; different leading and hauling scenarios and why some are better suited than others; multiple following set-ups for different terrain;…

  • Drawn

    Drawn
    av Jeremy Collins

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859588

    A graphic-adventure that delves into why we pursue the wild outdoors. Shivering in a cave beneath Mount Fitz Roy in Patagonia, artist and rock climber Jeremy Collins had an intense and anxious vision, "both geographic and artistic," about his life a…

  • Edge of the Map: The Mountain Life of Christine Boskoff

    Edge of the Map: The Mountain Life of Christine Boskoff
    av Johanna Garton

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512885

    Edge of the Map is equal parts inspiring, dramatic, and heartbreaking. One of America's greatest high altitude mountaineers, Christine Boskoff was at the top of her career when she and her partner died in an avalanche in 2006. Charismatic, principle…

  • Turn Around Time: A Walking Poem for the Pacific Northwest

    Turn Around Time: A Walking Poem for the Pacific Northwest
    av David Guterson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680512656

    2020 Independent Publisher Book Awards Most Outstanding Design Winner Most outdoor enthusiasts understand the phrase "turn around time" as that point in an adventure when you must cease heading out in order to have enough time to safely return to ca…

  • Mud, Rocks, Blazes: Letting Go on the Appalachian Trail

    Mud, Rocks, Blazes: Letting Go on the Appalachian Trail
    av Heather Anderson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680513363

    Despite her success setting a self-supported Fastest Known Time record on the Pacific Crest Trail in 2013, Heather "Anish" Anderson still had such deep-seated insecurities that she became convinced her feat had been a fluke. So two years later she s…

  • Ice & Mixed Climbing, 2nd Edition: Improve Technique, Safety, and Performance

    Ice & Mixed Climbing, 2nd Edition: Improve Technique, Safety, and Performance
    av Will Gadd

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511260

    Reflects advances in techniques and gear All new color photos Text updated and expanded The first edition of Ice & Mixed Climbing was groundbreaking: a comprehensive instruction guide to ice and mixed climbing written by one of the sport's premier…

  • Lookouts: Firewatchers of the Cascades and Olympics, 2nd Edition

    Lookouts: Firewatchers of the Cascades and Olympics, 2nd Edition
    av Ira Spring

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898864946

  • Warblers & Woodpeckers: A Father-Son Big Year of Birding

    Warblers & Woodpeckers: A Father-Son Big Year of Birding
    av Sneed B. Collard III

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680511369

    2018 Montana Book Awards Honor Book 2019 High Plains Book Awards Finalist in Creative Nonfiction "In the grandest sense, the Big Year is more than just a game. Though few mortals will ever tackle the endeavor, most of us can appreciate the decision…

  • Dark Shadows Falling

    Dark Shadows Falling
    av Joe Simpson

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898865493

  • Pages of Stone: Geology of the Grand Canyon & Plateau Country National Parks & Monuments

    Pages of Stone: Geology of the Grand Canyon & Plateau Country National Parks & Monuments
    av Lucy Chronic, Halka Chronic

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898866803

  • Advanced Rock Climbing

    Advanced Rock Climbing
    av Topher Donahue

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510126

    Advanced Rock Climbing: Expert Skills and Technique is for good climbers who want to get even better, from training to gear, sport climbing to multi-pitch efficiency, and beyond. Each chapter has detailed advice from some of the world's best climber…

  • Walking Austria's Alps, Hut to Hut

    Walking Austria's Alps, Hut to Hut
    av Jonathan Hurdle

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898866407

    This is the Austria travellers dream about. Dramatic alpine peaks, secluded valleys, tiny mountain villages, authentic and hearty cuisine, and plenty of opportunities to meet the local people. But this Austria is not to be found on the highways or i…

  • The Adventure Gap: Changing the Face of the Outdoors

    The Adventure Gap: Changing the Face of the Outdoors
    av James Mills

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594858680

    An important new book about a crucial challenge facing the conservation movement -- Spencer Black, vice president, Sierra Club -Chronicles the first all-African American summit attempt on Denali, the highest point in North America -Part adventure s…

  • Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula, 2nd Edition: National Park / Coastal Beaches / Southwest Washington

    Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula, 2nd Edition: National Park / Coastal Beaches / Southwest Washington
    av Craig Romano

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859618

    Completely updated, including all new photos 25 entirely new hikes added to this edition--136 hikes total 11 new nature trails: shorter interpretive trails that are less than 3 miles round-trip, less than 500 feet of elevation gain, and often paved…

  • Kiss or Kill

    Kiss or Kill
    av Mark Twight

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898868876

    2001 Banff Mountain Literature Award Winner Mark Twight's collected works, some never before published in North AmericaIncludes dramatic black and white mountaineering photosFeatures brand new epilogues to all of the stories They call him Dr. Doom.…

  • Mason Bee Revolution: How the Hardest Working Bee Can Save the World - One Backyard at a Time

    Mason Bee Revolution: How the Hardest Working Bee Can Save the World - One Backyard at a Time
    av Dave Hunter, Jill Lightner

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859632

    The national media regularly features dire stories on honeybee colony collapse and its danger to our food supply. But there's another, unsung bee that has the potential to save the planet--the mason bee. Mason Bee Revolution explains how docile, ha…

  • Best Hikes with Dogs Inland Northwest

    Best Hikes with Dogs Inland Northwest
    av Craig Romano

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898868586

    CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from Best Hikes with Dogs Inland Northwest - Trails that are hazard-free and easy on the paws - On most trails, no leashes required and no crowds to dodge * - Guidebook to 75 trails covering eastern Washington…

  • Found: A Life in Mountain Rescue

    Found: A Life in Mountain Rescue
    av Bree Loewen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781680510751

    2017 Gold Nautilus Book Award in Heroic Journeys "This is a truly inspirational book about the incredible people who risk their lives to save others." --Sadie Trombetta, Bustle Mountain search-and-rescue volunteer Bree Loewen's to-do list isn't qu…

  • Living Bird: 100 Years of Listening to Nature

    Living Bird: 100 Years of Listening to Nature
    av Gerrit Vyn, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594859656

    250 photographs celebrate 100 years of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and our relationship to birds Foreword by Barbara Kingsolver Essays by Jared Diamond, John W. Fitzpatrick, Lyanda Lynn Haupt, and Scott Weidensaul; 250 photographs…