Travel Adventure Books

Last updated: December 30, 2011
  1. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen (Vintage)
    1. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen (Vintage) by Christopher McDougall Published: March 29, 2011 Score: 64.14
  2. Into Thin Air
    2. Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer Published: November 12, 1998 Score: 20.86
  3. Into The Wild (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
    3. Into The Wild (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) by Jon Krakauer Published: February 1, 1997 Score: 18.61
  4. AWOL on the Appalachian Trail
    4. AWOL on the Appalachian Trail by David Miller Published: October 18, 2010 Score: 12.13
  5. A Five Year Plan
    5. A Five Year Plan by Bill Bryson Score: 11.3
  6. The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival (Vintage Departures)
    6. The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival (Vintage Departures) by John Vaillant Published: May 3, 2011 Score: 4.09
  7. Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal
    7. Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan Published: January 25, 2011 Score: 3.84
  8. Happier Than A Billionaire: Quitting My Job, Moving to Costa Rica, and Living the Zero Hour Work Week
    8. Happier Than A Billionaire: Quitting My Job, Moving to Costa Rica, and Living the Zero Hour Work Week by Nadine Hays Pisani Published: June 19, 2011 Score: 3.72
  9. The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean
    9. The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean by Susan Casey Published: September 14, 2010 Score: 3.42
  10. The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom
    10. The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom by Slavomir Rawicz Published: December 1, 1997 Score: 3.26
  11. Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why
    11. Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why by Laurence Gonzales Published: October 17, 2004 Score: 2.54
  12. Walking the Bible (P.S.)
    12. Walking the Bible (P.S.) by Bruce Feiler Published: September 14, 2010 Score: 2.24
  13. Whatever You Do, Don't Run: True Tales of a Botswana Safari Guide
    13. Whatever You Do, Don't Run: True Tales of a Botswana Safari Guide by Peter Allison Published: October 1, 2007 Score: 1.39
  14. The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific
    14. The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten Troost Published: May 15, 2007 Score: 1.38
  15. Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains
    15. Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains by Jon Krakauer Published: February 10, 2009 Score: 1.23
  16. Two Shadows - The inspirational story of one man's triumph over adversity
    16. Two Shadows - The inspirational story of one man's triumph over adversity by Charlie Winger, Diane Winger and Dave Cooper Published: September 18, 2010 Score: 1.15
  17. Walking
    17. Walking by Henry David Thoreau, Clifton Johnson and Ralph Waldo Emerson Published: February 4, 2010 Score: 1.15
  18. Between a Rock and a Hard Place
    18. Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Aron Ralston Published: August 30, 2005 Score: 1.04
  19. The Unconquered: In Search of the Amazon's Last Uncontacted Tribes
    19. The Unconquered: In Search of the Amazon's Last Uncontacted Tribes by Scott Wallace Published: October 18, 2011 Score: 0.96
  20. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1: The Absolute Edition
    20. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Vol. 1: The Absolute Edition by Alan Moore Published: July 1, 2003 Score: 0.95
  21. Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (P.S.)
    21. Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (P.S.) by Laurence Bergreen Published: November 2, 2004 Score: 0.93
  22. Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival
    22. Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival by Joe Simpson Published: February 3, 2004 Score: 0.93
  23. Sailing Alone around the World (Penguin Classics)
    23. Sailing Alone around the World (Penguin Classics) by Joshua Slocum and Thomas Philbrick Published: June 1, 1999 Score: 0.89
  24. South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917
    24. South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917 by Ernest Shackleton and Steven Crossley Published: March 31, 2011 Score: 0.89
  25. Barefoot Sisters Southbound, The (Adventures on the Appalachian Trail)
    25. Barefoot Sisters Southbound, The (Adventures on the Appalachian Trail) by Lucy Letcher and Susan Letcher Published: December 17, 2008 Score: 0.82

See also:

  1. Specialty Travel Books
  2. Adventure Cycling Books
  3. Scuba Travel Guides
  4. Hiking & Camping Excursion Guides
  5. Skiing Travel Guides
  6. Birdwatching Travel Guides
  7. Canoeing Travel Guides
  8. Adventure Mountaineering Books
  9. Kayaking Travel Guides
  10. Travel with Pets
  11. Family Travel Guides
  12. Solo Travel Guides
  13. Ecotourism Books
  14. Student Travel Guides
  15. Senior Travel Guides
  16. Business Travel Reference
  17. Caribbean Travel Guides
  18. Writing References
  19. Turkish Language Nonfiction
  20. Bioinformatics Books
  21. Children's Biographies
  22. Books on Travel Tips
  23. Indian Literature
  24. African-American & Black Biographies & Memoirs
  25. Chocolate Baking Books
  26. Yiddish Language Instruction
  27. Children's Soccer Books
  28. Burkina Faso History