End of the Rope: Mountains, Marriage, and Motherhood

End of the Rope: Mountains, Marriage, and MotherhoodIn the tradition of Cheryl Strayed s Wild comes this funny and gritty debut memoir in which Jan Redford grows from a nomadic rock climber to a mother who fights to win back her future Compassionate and courageous, End of the Rope shows us that there are many types of bravery required, not just in



Sixty Meters to Anywhere

Sixty Meters to AnywhereSixty Meters to Anywhere Trailer Live from Brendan Leonard on Vimeo n n CLICK HERE to sign up and download a free chapter from Sixty Meters to Anywhere When Brendan Leonard finished substance abuse treatment at age 23, he was lost He knew what not to do not drink alcohol and not get arrested


Art of Freedom: The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka

Art of Freedom: The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtykan A profound and moving biography of one of the international climbing world s most respected, complicated and reclusive mountaineers n n nVoytek Kurtyka remains one of the greatest alpinists of all time Born in 1947, he was one of the leading lights of the Polish golden age of Himalayan climbing H


With Every Breath (Wanderlust #1)

With Every Breath (Wanderlust #1)BREATHE DEEP AND JUMP IN nAt the ends of the earth, Patagonia is a land where ambition trumps reason and the savage summit of La Aguja lures the most determined climbers It s also the last spot a play it safe girl like Auden Woods expects to find herself But she ll lace up her brand new hik


The Ghosts of K2: The Epic Saga of the First Ascent

The Ghosts of K2: The Epic Saga of the First AscentDownright thrilling Conefrey really gives us a sense of what it must have been like, battling exhaustion and frigid temperatures to get to the top of the world A must read Booklist At 28,251 ft, K2 might be almost 800 ft shorter than Everest, but it s a far harder climb In this definitive


Higher Love: Skiing the Seven Summits

Higher Love: Skiing the Seven SummitsKit DesLauriers made history by being the first person to ski from the summit of each continent s highest mountain after climbing it Centered on her quest to climb and ski the Seven Summits, Higher Love is a hero s journey, rich with personal insights, life threatening consequences, and a thrilling



Why We Climb: The World's Most Inspiring Climbers

Why We Climb: The World's Most Inspiring ClimbersWhy 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 wor


Statement: The Ben Moon Story

Statement: The Ben Moon StoryOn 14 June 1990, at Raven Tor in the Derbyshire Peak District, twenty four year old Ben Moon squeezed his feet into a pair of rock shoes, tied in to his rope, chalked his fingers and pulled on to the wickedly overhanging, zebra striped wall of limestone Two minutes later he had made rock climbing h


Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest DisasterA bank of clouds was assembling on the not so distant horizon, but journalist mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt Everest, saw nothing that suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down He was wrong The storm, which claimed five lives and left countless including Kr


Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival

Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous SurvivalTouching the Void is the heart stopping account of Joe Simpson s terrifying adventure in the Peruvian Andes He and his climbing partner, Simon, reached the summit of the remote Siula Grande in June 1985 A few days later, Simon staggered into Base Camp, exhausted and frost bitten, with news that th


Alone on the Wall

Alone on the WallIncluding two new chapters on Alex Honnold s free solo ascent of the iconic 3,000 foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park n nOn June 3rd, 2017, Alex Honnold became the first person to free solo Yosemite s El Capitan to scale the wall without rope, a partner, or any protective gear completing what w