No Picnic on Mt Kenya, Felice Benuzzi, 1989

The famous story of the Italian prisoners of war who escaped the camp to climb Mt Kenya. A superb piece of Mt Kenya’s great history.

On Gods Mountain: Story of Mt Kenya, Brian Tetley, 1991

Long before mankind’s earliest ancestors lived in the Greta Rift Valley two or three million years ago, Mount Kenya was born in the tumultuous movements that shaped the side of eastern Africa. This si the story of Mount Kenya from its formation to the present day.

A Guide to Mt Kenya and Kilimanjaro, Ian Allen

A great climber and close friends guide to Mt Kenya and Kilimanjaro, showing all the technical climbing routes on Mt Kenya, descriptions of all the trekking routes, history and information on flora and forna.

Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills, 2010

Considered a bible to mountaineering.

River Fishing: The complete guide, Peter Lapsey, 2003

A guide to all the skills required to be an expert at fly fishing.

Hill Walking: The Official Handbook second edition, Steve Long, 2004

A mountain leaders handbook demonstrates all the skills of navigation, first aid, equipment and packing. A great reference for any budding mountaineer.

The Ascent of Everest, John Hunt, 1953

The story of the greatest expedition in the history of mountaineering. An epic story.