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  • $34.99

    New Zealand’s go-to avalanche awareness handbook reflects the best in current avalanche knowledge, applied to New Zealand’s unique mountain environment. Everyone who visits the mountains needs to have an understanding of avalanches and the threat they pose. This book provides simple strategies for identifying avalanche terrain and avalanche conditions, explains how to make wise decisions, and teaches rescue techniques.

    Well illustrated with colour photos, diagrams, and a New Zealand regional guide, the book is an essential companion for climbers, snowboarders, skiers, snowmobilers, trampers and hunters. It also serves as a reference text for New Zealand Mountain Safety Council avalanche training courses.

    2nd edition 2013
    148 x 210 mm
    Full colour
    Paperback

  • $59.99

    Pre-orders are now being taken for delivery early September

    'Note: If you order other items with this guide, they will be sent together when Rock Deluxe North arrives in stock. So if you'd like those items sooner, please order them separately.'

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    The first guide to the best crags and boulders in New Zealand’s North Island.

    The North Island offers a wide variety of rock climbing opportunities and experiences. From the sea cliffs of Ti Point and Te Ananui to the mountain walls of Ruapehu and Taranaki, from the majesty of Whanganui Bay to the urbanity of the AGS Rockwall, from airy trad routes at Kawakawa Bay to beachside bouldering at Baring Head, there is something for every climber—from beginner to hero.

    Rock Deluxe North contains  24 crags and over 1100 routes and boulders. Hundreds of full-colour photo topos, inspiring climbing images and a wealth of practical information will help you to locate and enjoy the best rock climbing in the North Island.

    148 x 210 mm
    Full colour paperback 

  • $15.00

    This guidebook is the first to reveal the full range and quality of rock climbing opportunities close to Wellington.

    Published: 1st edition 2005
    Author: Kristen Foley

  • $49.99

    The Aoraki Mount Cook district is the centre of New Zealand mountaineering containing the country's highest peaks and largest glaciers.

    Published: 2013 reprint of 2001 3rd edition
    Author: Alex Palman

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  • $39.99

    The valleys and mountains of Otago and South Westland have some of New Zealand’s greatest and most popular walks – as well as some of the most spectacular and inaccessible terrain. Moir’s Guide North provides accurate and easy to use information about all the well-used tramping routes in the region as well as many little known and remote areas.

    Published: 8th edition 2013
    Authors: Geoff Spearpoint and Danilo Hegg

  • $49.00

    Format : A5, all colour, 222 pages
    More than 850 routes on rock, ice and selected mountains.
    All new pictures topos and high quality photos.

    After 2 years in the making, the Queenstown Rock, Ice and Mountains is finally out. There are new crags, new mountaineering sections, new aerial photographs which are some of the best in any guidebook for NZ.  You have to see this book to believe the changes.

    Published: 2nd edition 2013
    Author: Guillaume Charton and Mike Dunn


  • $25.00

    Kawakawa Bay is on the northern shores of Lake Taupo 5kms west of Kinloch in an exceedingly beautiful location far removed from the bustle of everyday life. At the eastern end of the Bay stand a number or rhyolite cliffs overlooking native bush and the lake. Currently there are over 150 climbs, a mix of trad and bolted routes many of which are multi-pitch. With a high number of easy and moderate well protected trad climbs, Kawakawa Bay is a great place to learn traditional climbing.

  • $58.00

    Cover of South Island RockThe comprehensive guide to all the best rock climbing crags in the South Island. An updated edition of the comprehensive guidebook for anyone visiting or frequenting South Island rockclimbing crags. This 528-page guide covers all the best crags from Paynes Ford to Dunedin, and describes all their 3,800 routes.

  • $20.00

    Selling out: Special offer! Great climbing on the shores of Lake Taupo make Whanganui Bay one of the North Island’s finest crags. Combining trad and sport climbing, Whanganui Bay offers a unique New Zealand climbing experience. This guide supplies basic access information, route descriptions and topos.

    Published: unknown
    Author: Len Gillman

  • $58.00

    New edition due Spring/Summer 2014

    The best guide to the best rock climbing in New Zealand's South Island

    The South Island offers diverse climbing on a wide range of rock types in stunning and uncrowded settings. From bouldering to sea cliffs, city crags to mountain walls, trad and sport climbing, this book compiles the best the mainland as to offer.

    125 x 186 mm
    Greyscale and colour
    Paperback