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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

Alex Treadway Dave Costello Billi Bierling Damian Hall

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Quarto Books
26 September 2018
Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing
Vivid essays introduce the world's best trekking regions - from the Himalayas to the Andes, Singalila Ridge to the Bibbulmun Track - exploring the challenges of walking these paths, the history of their formation and the sense of exploration and wonder to be found along these distinctive routes.

Each route is accompanied by stunning photography, showcasing the variety of terrains and their magnificent vistas.

Each region includes: Case studies that detail specific treks; Maps of the region in full; Expertise from renowned trekkers World-renowned trekkers and outdoor adventure writers, Damian Hall, Dave Costello and Billi Bierling, bring their knowledge and expertise to each region.
By:   Dave Costello, Billi Bierling, Damian Hall
By (photographer):   Alex Treadway
Imprint:   Quarto Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 290mm,  Width: 247mm, 
ISBN:   9781781316962
ISBN 10:   1781316961
Pages:   224
Publication Date:   26 September 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Alex Treadway has a passion for travel, the environment and remote cultures. His photography has been published in National Geographic, GEO Special, Outside, the Guardian, The Times and many other publications. Dave Costello is an award-winning writer, editor, photographer and filmmaker. He is the author of Flying off Everest, and is currently a senior editor at Soda. Billi Bierling is a renowned mountaineer with special experience in high-altitude walking. Based in Germany and the Himalayas, Billi leads mountaineering treks and writes regularly for German, English and Mepali press, including Alpin and Merkur. Damian Hall is an intrepid trekker, ultra-runner and outdoor enthusiast. He writes regularly for magazines including Country Walking and Trek and Mountain, and is also author of The Rough Guide to New Zealand. He lives in Bath.

Reviews for Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

...will prove to be an immediate and enduringly popular addition to community and academic library collections. Readers will encounter the epic drama of mountain trails, windswept coastal paths, dense forest walks and the immense canyons, glaciers and ocean vistas that can only be accessed on foot. An absolute 'must' for armchair travelers, aspiring mountaineers, and ambitious world travelers. * Midwest Book Review *


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