Guidebooks for walkers, mountaineers, trekkers, climbers and cyclists

Hamish Brown

Biography

Hamish M Brown is a professional writer, lecturer and photographer specialising in mountain, outdoor and travel topics, topography, prehistoric sites, historical interests and travel worldwide. He has written or edited over 20 books, ranging from poem (his own and anthologies) and short stories, well- researched and illustrated guidebooks, to narratives on major expeditions (Munros in a single trip, the Groat's End Walk, Atlas end- to- end). He has also appeared on radio and TV.

He was given an MBE and a fellowship of the RSGS in 2000 and is an Honorary D. Litt at St Andrew's University.

Hamish is a frequent contributor to the press, as diverse as Tetley Tea Card, postcard for the British Museum, In Flight Magazines, the Financial Times, Grove's Dictionary of Music, Countryman, Skye Views and Starkers!

 

Title by Hamish Brown

The High Atlas

The High Atlas £17.95

Inspirational book packed with anecdotes and insights about the best treks and climbs in the High Atlas mountains of Morocco, in North Africa, and drawn from the author's 50-year experience. Illustrated with dazzling photographs of the mountains and also the mountain people, the Berbers. 48 routes including Jbel Toubkal, Tazekka and Igdat. Read and see more…

Recent blog posts

The Cumbria Way, and the highest YHA bunkhouse in England

A weekend backpacking trip on the Cumbria Way provided a great excuse to stay at Skiddaw House – a more…

Important information for anyone walking the GR20

Public Health England released a statement concerning a parasitic infection in the Cavu river in more…

Trekking in Manaslu

For those who love the mountains, the Himalayas are one of those necessary pilgrimage more…

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have any second hand or old editions I could buy?
Answer »

Why do you only publish guidebooks?
Answer »

More Q&A…

© Cicerone, 2014 | Terms & Conditions | Site Map | Contact Us