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Higher Ground

A Mountain Guide's Life

Martin Moran

Higher Ground by Martin Moran

Martin Moran lived life in the mountains to the full. He climbed and guided in the Alps, Norway, and the Himalayas, sharing life-changing adventures along the way.

Following Martin’s tragic disappearance in the Himalaya in 2019, this commemorative edition includes a foreword by Martin’s daughter, Hazel Moran.

RRP: £11.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781913207694
Publication Date: 11/11/2021

Martin Moran
Martin Moran was one of Britain’s most experienced mountaineers and guides. Born on North Tyneside he studied geography at Cambridge University before moving to Sheffield with his new wife, Joy...


‘Wonderfully engaging.’

Martin Doyle, President, British Mountain Guides

‘A friend, a mentor, a guiding hand, someone to follow without fear to those higher places, to summits and beyond.’

Matt Helliker - Climber, speaker and mountain guide

‘Martin Moran’s writing flows from a profound passion for the hills, and a sense of fellowship with those who share that love.’

Dan Bailey - author, editor and hillwalker