The Jim Brown Adventure Library


We wish for our students to continue their learning through works inspired through nature. Here is our current library. To rent or donate a book, please visit our contact page.


Abbey, Edward. Desert Solitaire

Blehm, Eric. The Last Season 

Childs, Craig. The Secret Knowledge of Water

Dewey, John. Experience and Education: the 60th anniversary edition

Kerouac, Jack.  On the Road

Kidder, Tracy. Mountains Beyond Mountains

O'bannon and Clelland, Allen and Mike. Back Country Ski Book

Powell, W. John. The Exploration of the Colorado River and it's Canyons

Roberts, David. Finding Everett Ruess

Wilson, O. Edward. The Future of Life

Zuckerman Peter and Padoan Amanda. Buried in the Sky: The extraordinary story of the sherpa climbers on K2's deadliest day

Maps and TOPO's

Werner Herzog's: the dark glow of the mountains, ballad of the little soldier, percautions against fanatics


Other offerings

Southwest Colorado Trails Recreation TOPO Map. (Durango, Ouray, Pagosa Springs, Silverton, Telluride)
Weminuche Wilderness. Trails Illustrated TOPO Map.