25 Stories of Women in Adventure

Beyond our top 5 women in adventure books, we've curated a list of inspiring adventures to get you thinking about your own adventure plans for the year ahead.

  1. Alone in Antarctica by Felicity Aston

  2. Revolutionary Ride by Lois Pryce

  3. Pants of Perspective by Anna McNuff

  4. Just a little run around the world by Rosie Swale Pope

  5. Wild by Cheryl Strayed

  6. Dare to Do by Sarah Outen

  7. Tracks by Robyn Davidson

  8. Row for freedom by Julia Immonen

  9. This Road I Ride by Juliana Buhring

  10. A Life Without Limits by Chrissie Wellington

  11. The Breakaway by Nicole Cooke

  12. Extreme Sleeps by Pheobie Smith

  13. A Bike Ride: 12,000 miles around the world by Anne Mustoe

  14. Eat, Sleep, Cycle by Anna Hughes

  15. Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle by Dervla Murphy

  16. Taking on the World by Ellen MacArthur

  17. Runner: A short story about a long run by Lizzy Hawker

  18. Rusch to Glory by Rebecca Rusch

  19. Beyond Impossible by Mimi Anderson

  20. Space below my feet by Gwen Moffat

  21. Four Mums in a Boat by Janette Benaddi

  22. Eat Sweat Play by Anna Kessel

  23. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli

  24. Run Ride Sink or Swim by Lucy Fry

  25. Space Below My Feet by Gwen Moffat


Know of some other awesome female adventure books? We'd love to you let us know - pop us a message on Instagram @Adventure_BookClub.

Fiona Quinn