Tasmania Books
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Walking guidebooks open up a whole new range of experiences, drawing you to new places and unexpected vistas. The Wilderness Shop stocks a range of guidebooks to Tasmania, covering all different locations throughout the state for overnight trips as well as daywalks.

bushwalking guidebooks, tasmania

cradle mountain lake st clair
hiking guidebook

overland track
chapman guidebook

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This guidebook covers the Overland Track and all the trails that lead into and and of it. The Walls of Jerusalem National Park is also covered in detail.
$39.95   
Available in-store.

Australia’s most famous walk. This is an unforgettable walk and John and Monica Chapman’s book definitely helps with planning and getting the most out of your trip.
$19.95   
Available in-store.

 

 

the overland track
guidebook

south coast track
chapman guidebook

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Australia’s most famous walk. This is an unforgettable walk. This book has sections on flora, fauna and history as well as comprehensive walking notes.
$19.95   
Available in-store.

The South Coast Track is the place that most people visit next, after having done the Overland Track. Experience South West Tassie at its unspoilt best.
$19.95   
Available in-store.

 

 

south west tasmania
chapman guidebook

daywalks tasmania
chapman guidebook

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South West Tasmania is simply one of the most stunningly wild places on earth. The author has 40 years of walking experience in Tasmania's wild South West.
$41.95  Available in-store.

Detailed hiking guidebook to the best daywalks around Tasmania. Covers most of the classics, as well as some lesser known gems.
$39.95    Available in-store.

 

 

short walks northern tasmania
chapman guidebook

short walks southern tasmania
chapman guidebook

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John Chapman’s latest pair of Tasmania walking guides feature some of the states short walks. This one is for the North of the state.
$24.95  Available in-store.

John Chapman’s latest pair of Tasmania walking guides feature some of the states short walks. This one is for the South of the state.
$24.95  Available in-store.

 

 

hobart’s best bush, coast and city walks

 

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Detailed guidebook that covers the best hiking areas around Hobart.
$29.95    Available in-store.

 

 

 

other books on tasmania

camping guide tasmania
guidebook

hollow lands and hilly lands

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A detailed directory to 200 of Tasmania’s best campsites. Covers the whole state, including out-of-the-way places. Each campsite has a list of facilities, attractions and what to bring.
$24.95   
Available in-store.

A coffee table book with the writings of Tasmanian author Bob McMahon. The book describes his colourful wanderings in Iceland, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Australia, and the United States..
$39.95   
Available in-store.

 

 

freycinet national park

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Classic images of beautiful Freycinet with text by Professor Jamie Kirkpatrick.
$39.95   
Available in-store.

Photographs by ten of Tasmania 's leading photographers with an informative text by Professor Jamie Kirkpatrick.
$24.95   
Available in-store.

 

 

the totem pole

adventures at the edge of the world

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A recount by Paul Pritchard, two time winner of the Boardman-Tasker prize, about his misadventure on Tasmania’s Totem Pole.
$35.95   
Available in-store.

This is not just a picture book, but a compilation that brings together the most important old and new stories on Tasmanian climbing from 1914 to the time of publication. Pioneers recount their adventures in their own words through a series of compelling short stories.
$99.95   
Available in-store.

 

 

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