Sierra Club San Diego Books for Sale

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10 Easy Ways to Buy Recycled

J. Makower

15 Simple Things Californians Can do to Recycle

The Earthworks Group

50 Years of Alpinism

R. Cassin

A Bitter Fog

C. Van Strum

A Camper's Desert

B. Tucker

A Climber's Guide to Joshua Tree National Monument

Wolfe & Dominick

A Climber's Guide to the Teton Range

L. Ortenburger

A Guide to the Trails: Zion National Park

National Park Service

A Land Use Planning Law


A River No More


A Separate Place


Adventuring in the Rockies

J. Schmidt


Thor Heyerdahl

Alberta Adventure Guide

Alberta Tourism & Small Business

Aldabra Alone

T. Beamish

Along Yellowstone and Grand Teton Trails

J. Muench & J. Muench

American Red Cross CPR

American Red Cross

America's Wonderlands

The National Geographic Society

An Island Called California

E. Bakker

Arizona Highways: January 1964

Arizona Highway Commission

Arizona Highways: January 1964

Arizona Highway Commission

Arizona Highways: October 1965

Arizona Highway Commission

Armchair Mountaineer

Smith & Smith

Around the World: California View from Space

Rand McNally


SC Books

Atlanta Canada Nature Guide

H. Thurston

Backpacking: One Step at Time

H. Manning

Backwoods Ethics: Environmental Issues for Hikers and Campers

L. Waterman

Baja California Guidebook: A Descriptive Traveler's Guide

W. Wheelock & H. Gulick

Bicycle Transportation for Energy Conservation

U.S. Department of Transportation 1980

Bryce Canyon National

J. Barnett

Buffalo River Country

K. Smith

California Back Country-Santa Barbara County

Smith/Van Schnak

California: Land of Contrast

Lantis, Steiner & Karinen

California: Patterns on the Land

Durrenberger & Johnson

Camping’s Top Secrets

C. Jacobson

Challenge of the Andes: The Conquest of Mount Huantsan

Egeler & de Booy

Climber's Guide to Yosemite Valley

S. Roper

Climbing in North America

C. Jones

Climbing in North America

C. Jones

Climbing Mount Whitney

Wheelock & Condon

Climbing Mount Whitney

Wheelock & Condon

Coastal Ecology: Bodega Head

M. Barbour

Coming into the Country

J. McPhee

Conquistadors of the Useless

L. Terray

Deborah: A Wilderness Narrative

D. Roberts

Deepest Valley

G. Schumacher

Desert Hiking

D. Ganci

Desert Wild Flowers

E. Jaeger

Ecology of Southern California Coastal Salt Marches

Fiin & Wildlife Eve

Edge of a Continent

D. Kelley

Eldorado, or, Adventures in the Path of Empire

D. Smith

Endangered Rivers and the Conservation Movement

T. Palmer


Holdern & Herrera

Environmental Quality 1982

Council on Environmental Quality

Europe from the Air

Egli, Muller, Osevs

Everest: Goddess of the Wind

R. Faux

Evolution of the California Landscape

N. Hinds

Fire and Ice: The Cascade Volcanoes

S. Harris

Frozen Fine

L.N. Davis

Grand Canyon of the Living Colorado

R. Nash

Greece on Foot

M. Dubin

Greenhouse: The 200-Year Story of Global Warming

G. Christianson

Guidebook to Southern Sierra Nevada: Including Sequoia National Forest

R. Leadabrand

Haynes Guide: Yellowstone National Park

J. Haynes

Healing Journey

A. Cowell

High Sierra Hiking Guide: Marion Park

B. Pierce  M. Pierce

High Sierra Hiking Guide: Mt. Goddard

J. Robinson

Hiking the Old Dominion: The Trails of Virginia

A. de Hart


D. Miller

How Much Risk?: A Guide to Understanding Environmental Health Hazards

Goldstein & Goldstein

In the Throes of the Mountain Gods

G. Riwell

International Mountain Rescue Handbook

H. MacInnes

Jasper National Park

D. Baird

John Muir's Wild America

T. Melham

Journey on the Crest

C. Ross

Joy of Backpacking

D. Look



Kingdom of Adventure: Everest

J. Ullman

Last Mountains

Case & Case

Lights and Shadows of Yosemite

K. Ames Taylor

Major Forest and Rangeland Issues in California: Forest and Range Renewable Resources Planning Act

State of California, Department of Forestry

Making a World of Difference

U.S. Department of the Interior

Men Against Everest

E. Shipton

Missile Envy: The Arms Race and Nuclear War

H. Caldicott

Modern Petroleum: A Basic Primer of the Industry

B. Berger & K. Anderson

Modern Rope Techniques in Mountaineering

B. March

Moment in the Sun

R. Rienow & L. Rienow

Mountain Conquest

E. Shipton

Mountain Search and Rescue Techniques

W. May

Mountain Skiing

V. Bein

Mountain Wilderness Survival

C. Patterson


R. Clark


J. Cleare

Mountaineering Basics

L. Foster

Mountaineers Handbook


My Wilderness: East to Katahdin

W. Douglas

My Wilderness: The Pacific West

W. Douglas

Nanda Devi: The Tragic Expedition

J. Roskelley

Natural Wonders of New York: A Guide to Parks, Preserves, & Wild Places

D. Williams


W. Marx

On the Shore of the Sundown Sea

T. Watkins

Only One Earth


Other Homes and Garbage

Leckie, Masters, Whitehouse & Young

Our Vanishing Wilderness

Grossmont Hamlet

Parc National Banff

Northwestern Territories Canada

Passage of Discovery

D. Botkin

Pioneer Conservationists of Western America

P. Wild

Plants and the Ecosystem

W. Billings

Pocket Guide to Transportation

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Powell of the Colorado

W. Darrah

Power and Powerlessness

J. Gaventa

Rancho Santa Margarita Remembered

J. Baumgartner

Readings in Anthropology

Jennings & Hoebel

Road to Ruin

D. Nozzi

Rock for Climbing

C. Milner

Roughing it Easy

D. Thomas

Roughing it Easy 2

D. Thomas

Science & Survival

B. Commoner

Sierra Nevada Natural History: An Illustrated Handbook

Storer & Usinger

Sierra South: 100 Back-Country Trips in California's Sierra

Schwenke & Winnett

Ski Waxing for High Perfomance

Duvillard & Toussaint

Standard First Aid & Personal Safety

American Red Cross

Starlight and Storm

G. Rebuffat

Starr's Guide to the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region

W. Starr

Storm & Sorrow in the High Pamirs

R. Craig

Suburban Nation


Summer Island: Penobscot Country

E. Porter

That Untravelled World, Eric Shipton: An Autobiography

E. Shipton

The ABC of Avalanche Safety

E. LaChapelle

The Adirondack Park: A Political History

F. Graham

The Bhopal Syndrome

D. Weir

The California Chaparral: An Elfin Forest

W. Head

The Climber's Sourcebook

A. Schneider & S. Schneider

The Closing Circle

B. Commoner

The Conquest of Everest

J. Hunt

The Decade of Destruction

A. Cowell

The Far West

Atkism & Kentfield

The Field Book of Mountaineering and Rock Climbing

Lyman & Riviere

The Forests of the Sea

J. Culliney

The Frail Ocean

W. Marx

The Incomparable Valley

F. Matthes

The Klamath Knot

D. Wallace

The Life of Rivers and Streams: Our Living World of Nature

R. Usinger

The Life of the Desert

A. Sutton & M. Sutton

The Life of the Mountains: Our Living World of Nature

M. Brooks

The Little Planet

M. Hamilton

The Love of Mountains

M. Poole

The Mabinogion

J. Gantz

The Magnificent Rockies

Bower & Kollings

The Mammoth Lakes Sierra: A Handbook for Roadside and Trail

G. Schumacher

The Mountain of My Fear

D. Roberts

The Mountain World

D. Costello

The Mountain World: 1954

Harper & Brothers

The Mountaineering Handbook

Casewit & Pownall

The Mountains

Life Nature Library

The New Complete Walker

C. Fletcher

The Pass

S. White

The Peninsula (Olympic)


The People's Pharmacy-2

J. Graedon

The Phantom Cities of California

Wood & Heller

The Rape of the Nile: Tomb Robbers, Tourists, and Archaeologists Europe

B. Fagan

The Rocky Mountains

W. Atwood

The Smithsonian Guides to Natural America: The Mid-Atlantic States

E. Walter

The Vanishing Wetlands

T. Duffy

The Wild Flowers of California

M. Parsons

The World’s Mountains

A. Huxley

This Land is Your Land

B. Shanks

Time and the River Flowing: Grand Canyon

F. Leydet

Toward the End of Growth: Population in America

C. Westoff

Trail Map for Trails of the Angeles, 100 Hikes in the San Gabriels

J. Robinson

Trails of San Diego

City of San Diego Planning Department

Trails of the Angeles: 100 Hikes in the San Gabriels

J. Robinson

Wager with the Wind: The Don Sheldon Story

J. Greiner

Walking Austria's Alps: Hut to Hut

J. Hurdle

We are Friends: Please Don't Call us Varmints

Educational Foundation of the Desert Protective Council

Western National Parks

Rand McNally

White-Water Sport: Running Rapids in Kayak and Canoe

P. Whitney

Wilderness Areas of North America


Wilderness: America's Living Heritage

D. Brower

Wildlife in America

National Wildlife Federation

Yosemite and King Canyon Trout

G. McDurmand

Yosemite at the Sierra Nevada

Adams & Muir