Europe's High Points : Getting to the Top in 50 Countries Paperback
A guide to reaching the summit of every country in Europe - driving, walking and climbing routes to the tops of 50 countries in Europe.
Detailed route descriptions, sketch maps - advice on transport, seasons, grading and gear.
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 walker and climber. And 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.
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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, 150 colour photos, 50 colour maps and 50 flags
- Publisher: Cicerone Press
- Publication Date: 13/10/2009
- Category: Climbing & mountaineering
- ISBN: 9781852845773