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
“We are just back from the Cateran Trail and found your guide to be accurate and extremely useful: we have used six others, all of the highest quality.”
“Thank you for making it so easy to get out there and hike, and not get lost.”