Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: GB2538-867
HIGHPOINTS: A CLIMBER'S GUIDE TO CENTRAL AMERICA 2012 New Paperback SIGNED by Jonathan Wunrow
By Wunrow, Jonathan
Price: $1.95


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
Alaska, 2012, 1st edition. 187 pp, color photos. New paperback.

This is both a guidebook for climbing the highpoints of the seven peaks of Central America, and the adventure story of the author's ascents of these uncommonly visited peaks.
 
In 2009, the author successfully climbed the 'Seven Summits' of Central America', reaching the summit of the highest peak in each country. These climbs are part of a larger goal of being the first to climb the highest peaks/points in every one of the 23 countries of the Americas (North America, Central America, and South America).
 
High Points: A Climber's Guide to Central America provides quick and easy access to everything one needs to know to climb the highest peak in each of the seven countries in Central America, without having to buy a guidebook for each country. High Points: A Climber's Guide to Central America includes the essential information for climbing the standard (and typically easiest) route on each country high point: Doyle's Delight - 3,853' (Belize), Mogotón - 6,909' (Nicaragua), Volcán Tajumulco - 13,845' (Guatemala), Volcán Barú - 11,401' (Panama), Cerro el Pital - 8,957' (El Salvador), Cerro Las Minas - 9,347' (Honduras), Chirripó - 12,530' (Costa Rica). [For those of you asking what about Mexico, Mexico is in North America.]
 
Reaching these high points is a scenic day hike in some cases that does not require much more than a day of hiking, a sack lunch and some comfortable walking shoes. However, in other cases, the climb requires a level of commitment and determination that rivals many peaks around the world that are much higher in elevation. In addition, given the obscurity of some of these country high points (Doyle's Delight in Belize, and Mogotón in Nicaragua for example), there are route descriptions in this guidebook that can't be found in any other books or websites on or off the market. The information is primarily from the author's first hand experience of climbing each of the mountains/routes described, and secondarily from hundreds of hours of pre-climb research conducted by the author in preparation for each climb.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
HIGHPOINT ADVENTURES: GUIDE TO THE STATE HIGHPOINTS Charlie and Diane Winger 2002 2nd ed New Softcover 3 Copes Available
By: Winger, Charlie and Diane
Price $1.95 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $14.00 (88%)
- Item # GB1035-8673
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NOT WON IN A DAY: CLIMBING CANADA'S HIGHPOINTS Jack Bennett 1999 1st ed New Paperback
By: Bennett, Jack
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $12.00 (71%)
- Item # BK122-504
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIKING COLORADO'S SUMMITS David Covill and John Mitchler 2002 2nd ed Paperback Fine
By: Covill, David and John Mitchler
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $6.00 (38%)
- Item # GB679-213
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PHOENIX ROCK II: CENTRAL ARIZONA GRANITE Greg Opland 1996 Paperback Near Fine
By: Opland, Greg
Price $30.00
- Item # GB512-408
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FLASH TRAINING: HOW TO ROCK CLIMB Eric Horst 1996 2nd ed New Paperback
By: Horst, Eric
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $16.01 (80%)
- Item # BK17734-611
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FLASH TRAINING: HOW TO ROCK CLIMB Eric Horst 1994 1st ed New Paperback
By: Horst, Eric
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $16.01 (80%)
- Item # BK17734B-611
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A MOST HOSTILE MOUNTAIN: MOUNT SAINT ELIAS 1997 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 3Copies Available SIGNED by Jon Waterman
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $35.01 (78%)
- Item # BK1652A-1353
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A CLIMBER'S GUIDE TO TUOLUMNE COUNTY CALIFORNIA 1998 Paperback Fine SIGNED by Grant Hiskes
By: Hiskes, Grant
Price $99.00
- Item # OPG5497-213
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
GREDOS MOUNTAINS AND SIERRA NEVADA: CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SPAIN Robin Collomb 1987 Paperback Fine
By: Collomb, Robin
Price $4.99
- Item # OPG5756-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RUSSIA AND CENTRAL ASIA BY ROAD: 4WD, MOTORBIKE, BICYCLE
By: Barker, Hazel
Price $18.95
- Item # GB364
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


ACONCAGUA: SUMMIT OF SOUTH AMERICA Pocket Guide Harry Kikstra 2005 New Paperback
By: Kikstra, Harry
Price $7.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $12.00 (60%)
- Item # GB2081-504
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE RA EXPEDITIONS Thor Heyerdahl 1971 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Heyerdahl, Thor
Price $99.00
- Item # OP5407-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXPLORATION OF THE VALLEY OF THE AMAZON: MADE UNDER DIRECTION OF THE NAVY DEPARTMENT (PART 1 Only) William Lewis Herndon 1854 Part 1 Hardcover Very Good
By: Herndon, William Lewis
Price $999.00
- Item # OP5394-113
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBS AND TREKS IN THE CORDILLERA HUAYHUASH OF PERU Jeremy Frimer 2005 New Paperback
By: Frimer, Jeremy
Price $29.95 ~ Regular $48.95, You Save $19.00 (39%)
- Item # GB2075-504
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE ANDES: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF MOUNTAINEERING IN HIGH SOUTH AMERICA Evelio Echevarria 2018 1st edition New
By: Echevarria, Evelio A
Price $69.95 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $30.05 (30%)
- Item # BK3735-677
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
IM EIS UND FEUER DER ANDEN [IN THE ICE AND FIRE OF THE ANDES] Blahoslav Braun 1981 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By: Braun, Blahoslav
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $10.01 (50%)
- Item # OP3566-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
RIVER OF THE SUN (Novel) James Ramsey Ullman 1951 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good
By: Ullman, James Ramsey
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $8.01 (80%)
- Item # OP5154-492
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WANDERINGS IN SOUTH AMERICA: THE NORTH-WEST OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE ANTILLES IN THE YEARS 1812, 1816, 1820, & 1824 Charles Waterton 1909 Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Waterton, Charles
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $95.01 (95%)
- Item # OP5172-135
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE LAST NEW WORLD: THE CONQUEST OF THE AMAZON FRONTIER Mac Margolis 1992 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Fine
By: Margolis, Mac
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # OP3515-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANDES: A TREKKING GUIDE Biggar 2001 1st ed New Paperback 2 Copies Available SIGNED by John Biggar
By: Biggar, John and Cathy
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $28.00, You Save $23.01 (82%)
- Item # GB384-5042
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart