Rucksack Readers publishes award-winning guidebooks to adventurous walks worldwide. Because they are updated regularly, they make reliable companions as well as attractive souvenirs.
Our rucksack-friendly format is unique. Each book:
- is weatherproof and opens flat
- has 70-100 colour photographs
- has concise directions and a route map
- is lightweight and rucksack-friendly.
Why buy from us?
- It's fast, safe and secure.
- Always get the latest edition and updates.
- Make direct contact with publisher/authors.
- P&p is free in the UK.
If in doubt, please Contact us.
Trek to Everest: in print and in ebook
We are proud to say that we just won the guidebook Award for Excellence from the Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild. Nepal is a superb trekking destination, and you'll find a warm welcome. Find out about book and ebook here.
Walk finder (Scotland, England & Ireland.)
Notes for Novices
Are you new to long-distance walking? Read our Notes for Novices.
John Muir Way
All our ebooks are fixed format: each page stays intact, but with pinch-and-zoom you can enlarge maps, images and small text.
What people say about us
“Good things come in small packages: this little book is packed with useful information, no fluff.”
“Why would anybody publish guidebooks for walkers that are NOT waterproof? Thanks so much.”