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All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service
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Shipping Rates and Delivery Time
We Ship Orders Tuesdays and Thursdays
We use the US Post Office only, and use Media Mail or Priority Mail. We ship orders on Tuesdays and Thursdays. We do not offer One Day or Overnight Delivery. We do not use UPS or FedEx.
SHIPPING RATES USA
MEDIA MAIL is the usual method of shipment for books. Rates are $5 for the first item and .95 each additional item to the USA. Delivery time is 1-2 weeks. Large format books may cost a few dollars more.
PRIORITY MAIL is faster. Rates are $9 for the first item and $6 for each additional item, but as some items may be very heavy or very light we may increase or decrease that. Delivery is usually 2-5 days.
If there is an extra shipping charge and if you use PayPal we will ship after you pay our subsequent invoice. Items like collectible Pitons, Ice Axes, Climbing Boots or Climbing Ropes will be sent as First Class or Priority Mail.
SHIPPING RATES FOR POSTERS, RARE MAPS, ICE AXES
Posters, rare maps, and some other items will be shipped in a separate parcel from the books you order, and not all the rates can be programmed into our website. Postage is usually listed in each item's description if it does not fit our standard formula. Ice Axes are $25 Priority Mail to USA addresses, and $75 Airmail to most foreign addresses, Posters are $6. We use a bomb proof poster tube that weighs over one pound itself for posters!
SHIPPING RATES TO CANADA AND FOREIGN
International postage is now expensive, it is all Airmail, with no surface mail option.
INTERNATIONAL AIRMAIL is $30 for the first book and $15 each additional book, but sometimes it is less and sometimes more as a pamphlet can weigh a few ounces and a large book as much as 10 pounds. Additional books are programmed at $15 each, but we may charge more or less than that. Delivery often takes one or two weeks everywhere in the world, but can take longer. Postage to Canada is $25 First Item, $15 Each Additional. When we say in the book description, ''Large format book requires extra postage for Media Mail, Priority Mail and International Mail,'' it may double the charge.
Mail to Canada is slow, but usually dependable. Most parcels take two weeks. Mail to Europe also takes 2 weeks. Both Canada and the rest of the world can occasionally take much longer. The USA (and most other countries) no longer offer book rate or cheap International Surface Mail.
We do not provide tracking numbers. Tracking will neither speed up your delivery or replace a lost order. We do concede that it does provide some entertainment value.
Like most reputable mail order companies we replace or refund lost orders. US Postal Service Mail shipments are not considered lost by the postal service until thirty days from mailing. Many 'lost' parcels are often being hold at your post office, or may have been delivered to your neighbor. Parcels to Europe and Asia take 7-30 days, to Canada may take 10-30 days or more.