Book Size: 6.5" x 9.5"
Imprint: Interlink Books
Illustrations: full-color photos , mapsCategory: Travel/Travel Literature
Nepal: Trekking and Climbing
25 Classic Treks and 12 Climbing Peaks
About this book
This stunning book describes 25 treks and 12 climbing peaks in the Nepal Himalaya, with coverage of the entire country from Saipal in the west to Kangchendzonga in the east.
Designed for first-time visitors as well as experienced trekkers and climbers, it is an essential source book for anyone contemplating a venture into Nepal's wild Himalayan regions. Excellent original mapping and superlative photography feature throughout.
The treks included here cover everything from classic teahouse routes to newly charted expedition-style routes, while the peaks featured are chosen as a natural high point of trekking in a high-altitude region. Information on trekking and climbing styles, the practicalities of travelling in Nepal, local ecological concerns and mountain photography is also included.
- For first-time trekkers to experienced mountaineers
- Comprehensive coverage of 25 treks
- 12 climbing peaks with topographical photographs
- First-class cartography and strip maps
- Stunning photography throughout
About the Author
Climbing consultant Victor Saunders is an internationally respected climber, qualified alpine guide and previous winner of the BoardmanTasker Prize.