Alone on the Wall

Alone on the Wall Including two new chapters on Alex Honnolds free solo ascent of the iconic 3,000 foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park On June 3rd, 2017, Alex Honnold became the first person to free solo Yosemite s El Capitanto scale the wall without rope, a partner, or any protective gearcompleting what was

Ascent into Hell

Ascent into Hell There is but one aim the summit, the summit of Mount Everest What starts with a trouble free trek into the Nepalese highlands explodes into a gripping tale of hardship, peril, and adversity Pushed beyond their physical and mental limits, climbers drop by the wayside Their primal instincts for

Thin Air: A Ghost Story

Thin Air: A Ghost Story The Himalayas, 1935 Kangchenjunga Third highest peak on earth Greatest killer of them all Five Englishmen set off from Darjeeling, determined to tackle the sacred summit But courage can only take them so far and the mountain is not their only foe As mountain sickness and the horrors of

Walking the Himalayas

Walking the Himalayas Following his trek along the length of the Nile River, explorer Levison Wood takes on his greatest challenge yet navigating the treacherous foothills of the Himalayas, the world s highest mountain range Praised by Bear Grylls, Levison Wood has been called the toughest man on TV The Times UK.

Spod zamarzniętych powiek

Spod zamarzniętych powiek Adam Bielecki sta si jednym z najmocniejszych himalaist w na wiecie, ale gdy mia trzyna cie lat, z powodu wieku odm wiono mu udzia u w kursie ska kowym Gdy sko czy pi tna cie, us ysza od starszego taternika, e kiedy b dzie z niego wietny wspinacz Je li wcze niej si nie zabije Ta ksi ka

The White Road

The White Road A cutting edge thriller about one man s quest to discover horror lurking at the top of the world Desperate to attract subscribers to his fledgling website, Journey to the Dark Side , ex adrenalin junkie and slacker Simon Newman hires someone to guide him through the notorious Cwm Pot caves, so

Limits of the Known

Limits of the Known David Roberts has spent his career documenting voyages to the most extreme landscapes on earth In Limits of the Known, he reflects on humanitysand his ownrelationship to exploration and extreme risk Part memoir and part history, this book tries to make sense of why so many have committed their

The Storms: Adventure and tragedy on Everest

The Storms: Adventure and tragedy on Everest In August 1979 twenty seven year old Mike Trueman set sail from the south west coast of Wales, en route to Cornwall The young army helicopter pilot was helping to move his friends yacht from Northern Ireland to the south coast of England But as they sailed out into the Irish Sea, the sky turned