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Book awards: Banff Mountain Book Festival

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Works (124)

The Cuillin : great mountain ridge of Skye by Gordon StainforthBest Book of the Mountain Image
Handbook of the Canadian Rockies by Ben GaddGuide Book, 1995
K2: The Story of the Savage Mountain by Jim CurranGrand Prize, 1995
Kayaking the Vermilion Sea: Eight Hundred Miles Down the Baja by Jonathan WatermanAdventure, 1995
Last Forbidden Kingdom by Clara MarulloMountain Image, 1995
Leaning on the Wind: Under the Spell of the Great Chinook by Sid MartyMountain Environment and Culture, 1995
Stone Crusade: A Historical Guide to Bouldering in America (The American Alpine Book Series) by John ShermanSpecial Jury Mention, 1995
Alaska Ascents: World-Class Mountaineers Tell Their Stories by Bill SherwonitSpecial Jury Mention, 1996
Dawson's Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners, Vol. 1: The Northern Peaks by II Louis W. DawsonMountain Exposition, 1996
Himalaya Alpine-Style: The Most Challenging Routes on the Highest Peaks by Andy FanshaweGrand Prize, 1996
Icefields by Thomas WhartonGrand Prize for Best Book Overall, 1996
Into the Wild by Jon KrakauerMountain Literature, 1996
Tibetan Portrait: The Power of Compassion by Phil BorgesMountain Image, 1996
Voyage of a Summer Sun: Canoeing the Columbia River by Robin CodyAdventure Travel, 1996
Advanced Rock Climbing by John LongMountain Exposition, 1997
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster by Jon KrakauerMountain Literature, 1997
I May Be Some Time: Ice and the English Imagination by Francis SpuffordAdventure Travel, 1997
Mont Blanc: Discovery and Conquest of the Giant of the Alps by Stefano ArditoGrand Prize, 1997
A Mountain Life: The Stories and Photographs of Bruno Engler by R. W. SandfordBanff National Park Award, 1997
Tibetan Voices: A Traditional Memoir by Heather WardleMountain Image, 1997
Chomolungma Sings the Blues: Travels Round Everest by Ed DouglasSpecial Jury Mention, 1998
The Clouded Leopard: A Book of Travels by Wade DavisAdventure Travel, 1998
Going Higher: Oxygen Man and Mountains, 5th Ed by Charles HoustonMountain Exposition, 1998
Postcards from the Ledge: Collected Mountaineering Writings of Greg Child by Greg ChildMountain Literature, 1998
Stone & Silence by Linde WaidhoferMountain Image, 1998
World Mountaineering : The World's Great Mountains by the World's Great Mountaineers by Audrey SalkeldGrand Prize, 1998
Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey into Bhutan by Jamie ZeppaAdventure Travel, 1999
Darkness and the azure : tales about the mountains, mountain people and mountaineers by Anne SauvySpecial Jury Mention, 1999
Extreme Alpinism: Climbing Light, Fast, and High by Mark F. TwightMountain Exposition, 1999
Fat Tire: A Celebration of the Mountain Bike by Amici DesignSpecial Jury Mention, 1999
High Exposure: An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places by David BreashearsSpecial Jury Mention, 1999
Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies by Alan KaneCanadian Rockies Award, 1999
Summit : Vittorio Sella : Mountaineer and Photographer : The Years 1879-1909 by Vittorio SellaMountain Image, 1999
Switchbacks: True Stories from the Canadian Rockies by Sid MartyMountain Literature, 1999
The Totem Pole: And a Whole New Adventure by Paul PritchardGrand Prize, 1999
Bradford Washburn: Mountain Photography by Bradford WashburnGrand Prize, 2000
Hiker's Guide to the Rocky Mountain Art of Lawren Harris by Lisa ChristensenMountain Exposition, 2000
Patagonia: Notes from the Field by Nora GallagherAdventure Travel, 2000
Pushing the Limits: The Story of Canadian Mountaineering by Chic ScottMountaineering History, 2000
Virtual Tibet: Searching for Shangri-La from the Himalayas to Hollywood by Orville SchellMountain Literature, 2000
Arctic Crossing: A Journey Through the Northwest Passage and Inuit Culture by Jonathan WatermanAdventure Travel, 2001
Fifty Favorite Climbs: The Ultimate North American Tick List by Mark KroeseMountain Exposition, 2001
Hazard's Way by Roger HubankGrand Prize, 2001
The High Himalaya by Art WolfeMountain Image, 2001
Kiss or Kill: Confessions of a Serial Climber by Mark TwightMountain Literature, 2001
A Painter's Year in the Forests of Bhutan by A. K. HellumSpecial Jury Mention, 2001
Het Ravenklif by Ben GaddCanadian Rockies Award, 2001
Above the Clouds: The Diaries of a High-Altitude Mountaineer by Anatoli BoukreevMountain Literature, 2002
Bruno Engler Photography by Vera Matrasova-EnglerMountain Image, 2002
Climbing Free: My Life in the Vertical World by Lynn HillSpecial Jury Mention, 2002
The Evidence of Things Not Seen: A Mountaineer's Tale by W. H. MurrayGrand Prize, 2002
The Horizontal Everest: Extreme Journeys on Ellesmere Island by Jerry KobalenkoAdventure Travel, 2002
Light at the Edge of the World: A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures by Wade DavisSpecial Jury Mention, 2002
North by Roger HubankSpecial Jury Mention, 2002
Selkirks South by David P. JonesMountain Exposition, 2002
The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections on Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen MeloyAdventure Travel, 2003
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Seasons of Life and Land by Subhankar BanerjeeMountain Image, 2003
The Bugaboos Guide : Rock and Alpine Climbs in the Bugaboo Spires and Vowells by Chris AtkinsonMountain Exposition, 2003
Escape from Lucania : An Epic Story of Survival by David RobertsGrand Prize, 2003
Everest by George BandSpecial Jury Mention, 2003
Tenzing: Hero of Everest by Ed DouglasMountaineering History, 2003
Where the Mountain Casts its Shadow: The Personal Costs of Climbing by Maria CoffeyMountain Literature, 2003
The Yam: 50 Years of Climbing on Yamnuska by Ben GaddSpecial Jury Mention, 2003
Caves Of The Canadian Rockies And Columbia Mountains by Jon RollinsCanadian Rockies Award, 2004
Great Sand Dunes National Park: Between Light And Shadow by John B. WellerMountain Image, 2004
Ice & Mixed Climbing: Modern Technique (Mountaineers Outdoor Expert) by Will GaddMountain Exposition, 2004
Life and Limb by Jamie AndrewMountain Literature, 2004
The Lost Amazon: The Photographic Journey of Richard Evans Schultes by Wade DavisAdventure Travel, 2004
Southern Exposure: A Solo Sea Kayaking Journey Around New Zealand's South Island by Chris DuffGrand Prize, 2004
Ways to the Sky: A Historical Guide to North American Mountaineering (American Alpine Book Series) by Andrew SeltersMountaineering History, 2004
The 11,000ers of the Canadian Rockies by Bill CorbettCanadian Rockies Award, 2005
Being Caribou: Five Months on Foot with a Caribou Herd by Karsten HeuerGrand Prize, 2005
Learning to Breathe by Andy CaveAdventure Travel, 2005
Longs Peak: The Story Of Colorado's Favorite Fourteener by Dougald MacDonaldMountain Exposition, 2005
Mountain Ranges of Colorado by John FielderMountain Image, 2005
On Thin Ice: Alpine Climbs in the Americas, Asia and the Himalaya by Mick FowlerMountain Literature, 2005
The Villain: The Life of Don Whillans by Jim PerrinMountaineering History, 2005
Climbing Essays by Jim PerrinMountain Literature, 2006
Eating Stone: Imagination and the Loss of the Wild by Ellen MeloyAdventure Travel, 2006
Mount Everest by Tony AstillMountaineering History, 2006
Powder Pioneers: Ski Stories from the Canadian Rockies and Columbia Mountains by Chic ScottCanadian Rockies Award, 2006
Strange And Dangerous Dreams: The Fine Line Between Adventure And Madness by Geoff PowterSpecial Jury Mention, 2006
The Wall by Jeff LongGrand Prize, 2006
World Climbing: Images from the Edge by Simon CarterMountain Image, 2006
Dead Lucky: Life after Death on Mount Everest by Lincoln HallSpecial Jury Mention, 2007
The Eiger Obsession: Facing the Mountain that Killed My Father by John Harlin, IIIMountaineering History, 2007
Forever on the Mountain: The Truth Behind One of Mountaineering's Most Controversial and Mysterious Disasters by James M. TaborGrand Prize, 2007
Glen Boles: My Mountain Album; Art and Photography of the Canadian Rockies and Columbia Mountains by Glen BolesCanadian Rockies Award, 2007
Glen Denny: Yosemite in the Sixties by Yvon ChoiunardMountain Image, 2007
Higher Than the Eagle Soars: A Path to Everest by Stephen VenablesMountain Literature, 2007
The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek by Sid MartyGrand Prize, 2008
Dark Summit: The True Story of Everest's Most Controversial Season by Nick HeilMountain Literature, 2008
Fallen Giants: A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes by Maurice IssermanMountaineering History, 2008
Fatal Tide: When The Race Of A Lifetime Goes Wrong by David LeachSpecial Jury Mention, 2008
A Man's Life: Dispatches from Dangerous Places by Mark JenkinsAdventure Travel, 2008
The Wild Places by Robert MacfarlaneGrand Prize, 2008
Beyond the Mountain by Steve HouseMountain & Wilderness Literature, 2009
Flakes, Jugs, and Splitters: A Rock Climber's Guide to Geology (How To Climb Series) by Sarah GarlickMountain Exposition, 2009
The Great Polar Journey In the Footsteps of Nansen by Børge OuslandAdventure Travel, 2009
In the Bear's House by Bruce HunterCanadian Rockies Award, 2009
Jerry Moffatt: Revelations by Jerry MoffattGrand Prize, 2009
The Last of His Kind: The Life and Adventures of Bradford Washburn, America's Boldest Mountaineer by David RobertsJames Monroe Thorington Award for the Best Work of Mountaineering History, 2009
To be brave - My life Volume 1 by Royal RobbinsSpecial Jury Mention, 2009
The Stonemasters: California Rock Climbers in the Seventies by John LongGrand Prize, 2010
Crossing the Heart of Africa: An Odyssey of Love and Adventure by Julian SmithSpecial Jury Mention, 2011
Freedom Climbers by Bernadette McDonaldGrand Prize, 2011
The Magnetic North: Notes from the Arctic Circle by Sara WheelerAdventure Travel, 2011
Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy, and Escape from Tibet by Jonathan GreenMountain & Wilderness Literature, 2011
Peak District Bouldering by Rupert DaviesGuide Book, 2011
Buried in the Sky: The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2's Deadliest Day by Peter ZuckermanMountaineering History, 2012
Crazy River: Exploration and Folly in East Africa by Richard GrantAdventure Travel, 2012
Fire Season: Field Notes From a Wilderness Lookout by Philip ConnorsGrand Prize, 2012
Fiva: An Adventure That Went Wrong by Gordon StainforthMountain & Wilderness Literature, 2012
Fred Beckey's 100 Favorite North American Climbs by Fred W. BeckeySpecial Jury Mention, 2012
Squamish Select: Squamish, Cheakamus, Whistler, Pemberton by Marc BourdonGuide Book, 2012
Tibet: Culture on the Edge by Phil BorgesMountain Image, 2012
Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration by David RobertsSpecial Jury Mention, 2013
The Conquest of Everest: Original Photographs from the Legendary First Ascent by George LoweMountaineering History, 2013
Everest - The First Ascent: The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh, the Man Who Made it Possible by Harriet TuckeyMountain & Wilderness Literature, 2013
Nothing Gold Can Stay: Stories by Ron RashMountain Fiction and Poetry, 2013
On the Trail of Genghis Khan: An Epic Journey Through the Land of the Nomads by Tim CopeGrand Prize, 2013
Pamir: Oublies sur le toit du monde by Matthieu PaleyMountain Image, 2013
One Day as A Tiger: Alex Macintyre and the Birth of Light and Fast Alpinism by John PorterGrand Prize, 2014
Medicine Walk by Richard WagameseGrand Prize, 2015

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