THE PYRENEES *

THE PYRENEES *

THE HIGH PYRENEES FROM THE CIRQUE DE LESCUN TO THE CARLIT MASSIF

33,00 €
IVA incluido
En stock
Editorial:
CICERONE, WOLRD MOUNTAIN RANGES
Año de edición:
Materia
Senderismo Pirineo Catalan
ISBN:
978-1-85284-420-2
Páginas:
464
Encuadernación:
Rústica
Idioma:
Inglés

A resource book covering the finest walks, treks and climbs in the High Pyrenees for 400km between France and Spain, from the Cirque de Lescun, on the edge of the Basque country in the west, to the Carlit massif and the Cerdagne to the east of Andorra. It is the first in our World Mountain Ranges series.

The guide describes the High Pyrenees from the Cirque de Lescun in the west to the Carlit massif and Cerdagne east of Andorra, in five regional chapters.

The guide contains:

Valley-by-valley descriptions of range, its facilities and infrastructure.

Information on the best mountaineering, walking and climbing opportunities in the area.

Summaries of long-distance through-routes and treks
Accommodation, camping, refuges and travel details
Extensive introductory materials on the region, climate, geology, structure, towns, villages, access, best regions.

History and background of the great explorations, with profiles of the pioneers and personalities of each range
A full listing of all the Pyrenean 3000m summits and their location.

Detailed sketch maps and excellent colour photographs.

Seasons
Describes year-round activities - walking, trekking, climbing plus winter climbs, ski tours.

Centres
Outlines all the valleys and possible centres for exploring the High Pyrennes. If it's not here, it's not there (umm)...

Difficulty
Not a pure routes book, this Mountain Range Guide includes every mountain activity at every possible level. Something for everyone - a true compendium.

Must See
Cirque de Lescun, Cirque de Gavarnie, Ordesa Canyon, Pineta Canyon... and these only scratch the surface of the opportunities in the Pyrenees

Otros libros del autor

  • CHAMONIX TO ZERMATT *
    REYNOLDS, KEV
    Essential guidebook to walking the classic Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt. The route typically takes two weeks to walk, and is described in 14 stages. The 180km route crosses 11 passes and involves more than 12,000m of ascent and descent. The stunning scenery makes it a contender for the title 'Most beautiful trek in Europe.A guidebook to the classic Chamonix to Zermatt t...
    En stock

    24,00 €

  • TREKKING IN THE HIMALAYA *
    REYNOLDS, KEV
    From K2 and Nanga Parbat in Pakistan, to Mount Kailash in Tibet, to Annapurna, Manaslu, Everest, Makalu, Kangchenjunga and many more, this book is an inspirational and detailed guide to 20 memorable expeditions in the Himalaya. The spectacular surroundings covered by the treks cannot fail to encourage trekkers to take on a journey to the greatest of mountain ranges. The treks d...
    En stock

    33,30 €

  • ALPINE PASS ROUTE
    REYNOLDS, KEV
    This handy guidebook contains route descriptions for the long distance Alpine Pass Route. It covers 326km in 15 days, with stages varying from 13 to 32 km. There are options to shorten longer days as well as to split the entire route into two easier sections. It requires no technical mountain skill to complete but a basic level of fitness is needed.Although it has no official s...
    En stock

    18,00 €

  • THE SWISS ALPS
    REYNOLDS, KEV
    comprehensive guidebook to every mountain area in the Swiss Alps. This handy resource includes information for walking, hiking, trekking, climbing and ski mountaineering. Access, accommodation and facilities in the valley bases and full information about Swiss mountain huts is included to help you make the most out of a trip there.The Swiss Alps are home to the highest and most...
    Disponible en 2 semanas

    38,00 €

  • WALKING IN THE ALPS
    REYNOLDS, KEV
    Second edition of this classic Kev Reynolds guidebook on walking and trekking in the Alps. Suggests many thousands of possible routes, and covers the range from the Maritime Alps of southern France to the Julian Alps of Slovenia. Walks vary from undemanding to long and tough, and everything in between.Walking is unquestionably the best method of exploring, and it is the mountai...
    Agotado

    34,00 €