26 books — 6 voters
Climbing is the activity of using one's hands, feet, or any other part of the body to ascend a steep object. It is done recreationally, competitively, in trades that rely on it, and in emergency rescue and military operations. It is done indoors and out, on natural and man-made structures. ...more
Non-Fiction Books to Read Before your Next Adventure
Best Adventure Travel Memoir
219 books — 209 voters
“ People ask me, 'What is the use of climbing Mount Everest?' and my answer must at once be, 'It is of no use.'There is not the slightest prospect of any gain whatsoever. Oh, we may learn a little about the behaviour of the human body at high altitudes, and possibly medical men may turn our observation to some account for the purposes of aviation. But otherwise nothing will come of it. We shall not bring back a single bit of gold or silver, not a gem, nor any coal or iron... If you cannot understa ...more ”
“ I like the mountains because they make me feel small,' Jeff says. 'They help me sort out what's important in life. ...more ”
We offers trekking in the cordillera huayhuash climbing in the cordillera blanca alpamayo the mo…more
[close] We offers trekking in the cordillera huayhuash climbing in the cordillera blanca alpamayo the most famous peak huascaran the highest peak in the peruvian andes, nevado pisco popular peak in the cordillera blanca trekking circut cedros alpamayo base camp, santa cruz llanganuco treks,
1 member, last active 2 years ago
[close] Let's talk about any book that talks about mountains and/or nature. Anything that describes our love of the mountains. Please feel free to suggest books worthy to be read!
2 members, last active one year ago
Have you thought about going on a trek or climbing a mountain? Do you need inspiration to make a…more
[close] Have you thought about going on a trek or climbing a mountain? Do you need inspiration to make a change in your life? Then this group is for you! M.G. Edwards, author of "Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill," invites you to discuss climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and trekking. If you have questions about preparing for a climb or trek, general travel questions, or need some inspiration, join this group. The author will be available to answer your questions about these topics and his new book.
37 members, last active 7 years ago
A forum for TCH members to share adventure, outdoor books. Goodreads is a great way to research …more
[close] A forum for TCH members to share adventure, outdoor books. Goodreads is a great way to research new books and share thought's on whatever you find interesting.
4 members, last active 4 years ago