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.
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Eruption

The Untold Story of Mt St Helens

£12.99
Was £19.99

The Calling

Barry Blanchard charts his progress from a kid on the wrong side of the tracks to one of the most respected alpinists in the world.

£7.99
Was £18.99

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.

£6.99
Was £14.95

The Ogre

Doug Scott’s biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent

£13.99
Was £19.99

Kinder Scout: The People's Mountain

A celebration of a northern English mountain, composed by writer Ed Douglas and photographer John Beatty.

£12.99
Was £19.99

The Maverick Mountaineer

The Remarkable Life of George Ingle Finch; climber, scientist and inventor

£6.99
Was £9.99

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

£8.99
Was £12.99

Echoes: Nick Bullock

A compelling exploration of freedom from one of Britain's most outstanding adventure mountaineers

£13.99
Was £20.00

The Bond

Two epic climbs in Alaska and a lifetime's connection...

£9.99
Was £14.99

Alone on the Wall

Exciting, uplifting and truly awe-inspiring; Alex Honnold shares first-hand insights into the essential truths of risk and reward in the face of extreme danger.

£5.99
Was £9.00

Art of Freedom

The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka, by Bernadette McDonald

£9.99
Was £24.00

No Easy Way

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

£13.45
Was £14.95
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.