Heading to the highest point of any European country is an experience not to be missed. The continent has a wealth of adventure and a huge variety of dazzling scenery awaiting the hiker. Each of Europe's 50 countries celebrates its national high point in a different way. This guide brings together detailed route descriptions for those seeking to get to the highest peaks in countries from Liechtenstein to Latvia and Germany to Greece. Whether attempting to climb individual high points or complete all 50 ascents, these routes are crammed with some of the most stunning landscapes and exciting terrain that Europe has to offer.Also included is practical information about traveling to the peaks. From the frozen tundra of the Arctic Circle to the arid plains of the Sierra Nevada, this book contains something for everyone with routes ranging from afternoon strolls in Malta and Moldova to three-day mountaineering ascents on classic Alpine routes such as Mont Blanc and Dufourspitze.
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Rachel Crolla has traveled extensively in Asia and Central and North America. With a background in local newspaper journalism, the opportunity to make a book about her mountaineering experiences was a dream come true. Having lived in Yorkshire most of her life, she began walking in the British countryside,and enjoys climbing, cycling and skiing.Carl McKeating has also travelled extensively in Europe, Asia and America.
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Book Description Cicerone Press Limited, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111852845775
Book Description Cicerone Press Limited. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1852845775 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0781928