Nepal: Trekking and Climbing: 25 Classic Treks and 12 Climbing Peaks (Paperback)

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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


Author Steve Razzetti has been traveling in Nepal—exploring and leading commercial expeditions—for most of the past fifteen years. Climbing consultant Victor Saunders is an internationally respected climber, qualified alpine guide and previous winner of the Boardman–Tasker Prize.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781566567282
ISBN-10: 1566567289
Publisher: Interlink Books
Publication Date: October 20th, 2008
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Trekking & Climbing Guides