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 #: GB352-716
WALKS AND CLIMBS IN THE PYRENEES Kev Reynolds 2005 4th ed revised Softcover New
By Reynolds, Kev
Price: $4.99


Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

UK, Cicerone, 2005, 4th edition revised. 364 pp, maps, b/w and color photos. New vinyl coated softcover.

An introduction to the walks and moderate ascents of the central Pyrenees, bordering France and Spain: routes, fauna and flora, history, weather,huts, and how to get there. Includes the Pyrenean High Route. This guide provides an introduction to the Pyrenees. It offers suggestions for 170 walks, multi-day tours and moderate ascents of some of the principal summits of the Central or High Pyrenees, and includes the Pyrenean High Route - one of the most challenging mountain treks of all.

This guide is an introduction to one of Europe’s finest mountain ranges. It offers suggestions for 170 walks, multi day tours and moderate ascents of some of the principal summits of the Central or High Pyrenees and includes the Pyrenean High Route between the Cirque de Lescun and Andorra - one of the most challenging and rewarding mountain treks of all. The active walker, trekker and climber is spoilt for choice, for there is enough scope in the Pyrenees to fill a lifetime of holidays with a host of experiences no matter what your degree of commitment. There are exquisite valleys and passes to wander day after day, and summits of 3000 metres and more within the reach of most hill walkers. The landscape is full of diversity and contrast, with Alpine style peaks, small glaciers, deep gorges and more that a thousand mountain lakes.
 
The range is also know as the ‘flower garden of Europe’, and the wildlife includes carious species rarely seen elsewhere on the continent.Since the first edition appeared in 1978, Walks and Climbs in the Pyrenees has become accepted as the authoritative guide to the range, and this new edition incorporates many changes and additions to reflect the boom in interest in the area. For centuries the Pyrenees basked in the mystery of the unknown. Unaccountably dismissed as holding little of importance to the climber, mountain walkers ignored them almost completely. But all that has changed and the Pyrenees have now become the focus of attention for mountain activists of all degrees of commitment. Not just walkers and climbers, but parapente enthusiasts, mountain bikers, white-water kayak buffs, bird-watchers, butterfly and flower lovers, cavers and those who gain a thrill from descending horrific waterfalls and seemingly inaccessible canyons - the sport known as Canyoning. As an arena for outdoor adventure the Pyrenees fulfills so many dreams.

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
PYRENEES: THE HIGH PYRENEES FROM THE CIRQUE DE LESCUN TO THE CARLIT MASSIF Kev Reynolds 2004 New Paperback
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $22.01 (88%)
- Item # GB2093-504
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAINS OF GREECE: A WALKER'S GUIDE Tim Salmon c. 1990 New Softcover
By: Salmon, Tim
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $11.96 (71%)
- Item # OPG4162-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WALKING IN MALLORCA June Parker 1994 2nd ed revised New Softcover 2 Copies Available
By: Parker, June
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $16.96 (85%)
- Item # OPG421-5042
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROCKY MOUNTAIN WALKS. 81 Easy Walks. Montana, Wyoming , Colorado, New Mexico
By: Ferguson, Gary
Price $15.95
- Item # GB707
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE NEW CROSS-COUNTRY SKI BOOK John Caldwell 1976 Softcover Fine
By: Caldwell, John
Price $1.99
- Item # OP5321B-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCOTTISH ROCK CLIMBS Nesbit 2005
By: Nisbet, Andy
Price $49.95
- Item # GB2259
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EXPLORE MOUNT KILIMANJARO: MARANGU, MACHAME AND RONGAI ROUTES Megarry 2005 New Softcover 3 Copies Available
By: Megarry, Jacquetta
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $15.96 (80%)
- Item # GB6038-5043
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WALKS AND EXCURSIONS IN THE VALLEY OF GRINDELWALD W.A.B. Coolidge 1929 3rd Paperback Very Good
By: Coolidge, W.A.B.
Price $9.99
- Item # OPG5764A-716
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANNAPURNA: A TREKKER'S GUIDE Kev Reynolds 1996 Paperback Near Fine-Fine
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $17.00 (85%)
- Item # GB294A-480
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TREKKING IN THE PYRENEES Douglas Streatfeild-James 2001 2nd ed Paperback New 2 Copies Availbable
By: Streatfeild-James, Douglas
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $18.95, You Save $14.96 (79%)
- Item # GB350-5042
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WALKING IN THE ALPS
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $22.95
- Item # GB1195
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PYRENEES: THE HIGH PYRENEES FROM THE CIRQUE DE LESCUN TO THE CARLIT MASSIF Kev Reynolds 2004 New Paperback
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $22.01 (88%)
- Item # GB2093-504
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST A TREKKER'S GUIDE: TREKKING ROUTES IN NEPAL AND TIBET
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $22.95
- Item # GB2224
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CENTRAL SWITZERLAND A WALKER'S GUIDE
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $19.95
- Item # GB431
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WALKING THE JURA HIGH ROUTE AND WINTER SKI TRAVERSES [SWITZERLAND] Reynolds and Evans 1986 Paperback Fine
By: Reynolds, Kev and R. Brian Evans
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.05 (85%)
- Item # GB438-451
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
TREKKING IN THE ALPS: 20 CLASSIC ROUTES Kev Reynolds 2011
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $29.95
- Item # GB2514
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ANNAPURNA: A TREKKER'S GUIDE Kev Reynolds 1996 Paperback Near Fine-Fine
By: Reynolds, Kev
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $17.00 (85%)
- Item # GB294A-480
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NIGHTS OF ICE: TRUE STORIES OF DISASTER AND SURVIVAL ON ALASKA'S HIGH SEAS Spike Walker 1999 New Paperback
By: Walker, Spike
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $12.95, You Save $8.96 (69%)
- Item # BK5695-135
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PEOPLE WITHIN A LANDSCAPE: A COLLECTION OF IMAGES OF NEPAL Bert Willison and Shirley Bourke Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Willison, Bert and Shirley Bourke
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $30.01 (60%)
- Item # BK1719-
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE EVEREST FILES: A MISSING TEENAGE CLIMBER, A TRAIL OF DEADLY CLUES, MYSTERY ON THE WORLD'S HIGHEST PEAK Matt Dickinson 2014 1st ed New Paperback (Unsigned) Multiple Copies Available
By: Dickinson, Matt
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $21.00 (84%)
- Item # BK8928A-7655
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WILDEST DREAM: THE BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE MALLORY Peter and Leni Gillman 2000 Paperback As New
By: Gillman, Peter and Leni
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $18.95, You Save $13.96 (74%)
- Item # BK523-635
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SPORT CLIMBING: TECHNICAL SKILLS FOR CLIMBING BOLTED ROUTES Pete Hill 2007 1st ed New Paperback
By: Hill, Pete
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $14.96 (75%)
- Item # BK2343-611
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE PASSAGE OF THE ALPS: FROM HANNIBAL TO THE MOTORWAY Edward C. Pyatt 1984 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Pyatt, Edward C
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $22.01 (88%)
- Item # OP1225-5602
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SKIING WITH PFEIFFER J. Douglas Pfeiffer 1958 1st ed Comb-bound Hardcover Near Fine
By: Pfeiffer, J. Douglas
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $45.01 (90%)
- Item # OP4083-560
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
WESTERN HIMALAYAS AND TIBET: A NARRATIVE ON LADAKH AND MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN INDIA Thomas Thomson 1978 Reprint Hardcover DJ Fine 4 Copies Available
By: Thomson, Thomas
Price $3.95 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $26.05 (87%)
- Item # BK1816-5834
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
JASPER & MALIGNE LAKE MAP [Canada] 1997 1:100,000 New
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $12.05 (80%)
- Item # MP6088-703
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
VERTICAL CAVING Mike Meredith ca. 1980 Softcover Near Fine
By: Meredith, Mike
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $25.01 (83%)
- Item # OP3740-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart