Boardman Tasker

Boardman Tasker

The Boardman Tasker prize is an annual award that recognises great mountain writing whether its fiction, non-fiction, drama or poetry. Here are some winners and those shortlisted over recent years. If you are looking for something new to read then this is a good place to start... Read more

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No Easy Way

‘If we were guaranteed success in everything we tried then life would be pretty boring.’...
$15.74
RRP $19.99

Two Trees Make A Forest: On Memory, Migration And Taiwan

a gorgeously written meditation on the natural and familial environments that shape us
$11.24
RRP $12.49

Art of Freedom

The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka, by Bernadette McDonald
$17.49
RRP $19.99

Where There’s A Will: Hope, Grief And Endurance In A Cycle Race Across A Continent

Emily Chappell's story of pushing the limits of her endurance
$15.74
RRP $19.99

Wild Country

A remarkable personal story, offering fresh perspectives on the role of the outdoors in British life and the development of climbing at its most revolutionary.
$17.49
RRP $19.99

The Bond

Two epic climbs in Alaska and a lifetime's connection...
$15.74
RRP $19.99

The Uncrowned King Of Mont Blanc: The Life Of T. Graham Brown, Physiologist And Mountaineer

The biography of scientist and mountaineer Thomas Graham Brown
$15.74
RRP $19.99

Echoes: Nick Bullock

One climber's hard road to freedom
$11.24
RRP $12.49

Alone on the Wall

The Ultimate Limits of Adventure
$11.24
RRP $12.49

Ogre, The

Doug Scott’s biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent
$15.74
RRP $19.99

The Push

The memoirs of Tommy Caldwell: a climber’s journey of endurance, risk, and going beyond limits
$20.24
RRP $24.99

Cold Wars

Kirkpatrick's wry sarcasm and the often ridiculous situations of big-wall climbing give this book many laugh-out-loud moments yet honest and insightful
$13.49
RRP $17.49

Slatehead: The Ascent Of Britain’s Slate-climbing Scene

An in-depth history of the climbs and characters of British slate quarries
$13.49
RRP $14.99