Three Rock Books
Three Rock Books is a specialist Dublin-based publisher of quality books with an outdoor theme. Titles include Cycling in Ireland, Exploring Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, Bouldering in Ireland, Bouldering Essentials and Rock Climbing in Ireland.
Exploring Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Essential reading for anyone planning to visit the Atlantic coast of Ireland. Whether looking for ideas for weekend adventures or visiting from abroad you will find everything you need within this guide. This book’s focus is on the outdoors – on getting out into the fresh air, the wind, the sun and the rain – and experiencing the incredible natural beauty found everywhere along the coast.
Cycling in Ireland
Documents the best cycling that Ireland has to offer. With 80 routes spread across the entire island, there is something for everyone; from gentle, traffic-free cycles, ideal for the whole family, to long challenging routes packed with relentless climbs. The routes range in length from 8km to 207km on a variety of surfaces including tarmac roads, gravel tracks, canal towpaths and singletrack.
The Hiking Map of Ireland
This detailed A2 poster documents Ireland’s wonderful hiking and walking. It includes the island’s mountain ranges, peaks and hills as well as its National Waymarked trails, Pilgrim Paths and shorter hiking trails. It also highlights the Wild Atlantic Way, the National Parks and Forest Parks.
The Cycling Map of Ireland
This colourful A2 poster documents Ireland’s cycling routes, long and short. It includes the island’s long-distance routes, mountain bike trail centres, cycles hubs and greenways. It also highlights the Wild Atlantic Way, a number of challenging climbs and plenty of locations ideal for family cycling.
This huge A0 poster features Ireland’s long-distance walking and cycling trails, pilgrims paths, greenways, blueways, signposted hiking trails, cycle hubs, mountain bike trails, the Wild Atlantic Way, beaches, mountains, lakes, rivers, islands, national parks and forests.
Rock Climbing in Ireland
A must-have for visiting climbers on a roadtrip as well as Irish climbers looking to venture beyond their local crag. Rock Climbing in Ireland documents the best of Irish rock climbing. It details over 400 classic climbs spread across 22 crags in some of Ireland’s wildest, most beautiful coastal and mountain areas. With routes from Diff to E9 there is plenty for all climbers no matter what their ability and taste.
The complete guide to bouldering. This book is packed with clear, practical advice for everyone interested in bouldering whether a complete beginner looking to learn the basics, an indoor climber keen to start bouldering outdoors or an experienced boulderer who wants to explore advanced topics such as dynamics, strategy, tactics, training and highballing.