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 On 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

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Limits of the Known

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

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Sixty Meters to Anywhere

Sixty Meters to AnywhereSixty Meters to Anywhere Trailer Live from Brendan Leonard on Vimeo 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

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Art of Freedom: The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka

Art of Freedom: The Life and Climbs of Voytek KurtykaA profound and moving biography of one of the international climbing world s most respected, complicated and reclusive mountaineers Voytek 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 His

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Continental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering

Continental Divide: A History of American MountaineeringIn Continental Divide, Maurice Isserman tells the history of American mountaineering through four centuries of landmark climbs and first ascents Mountains were originally seen as obstacles to civilization over time they came to be viewed as places of redemption and renewal The White Mountains

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Why We Climb: The World's Most Inspiring Climbers

Why We Climb: The World's Most Inspiring ClimbersThrough interviews with some of North America s most notable climbers, this book undertakes a quest to find the soul of climbing asking what compels men and women to dedicate their lives to the challenges and deprivations of living in a vertical world What are the sacrifices and what are the

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With Every Breath (Wanderlust #1)

With Every Breath (Wanderlust #1)BREATHE DEEP AND JUMP IN At 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

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