Mountaineers Books: BooksellerInfo


With more than 600 titles in print, Mountaineers Books invites retailers to carry our outdoor recreation, sustainable lifestyle, and conservation titles, published respectively under our Mountaineers Books, Skipstone, and Braided River imprints. We also encourage outdoor educators, conservation orgs, clubs, corporations, and other groups to inquire about quantity discounts.

Following is the information you'll need to purchase our titles for your store or group..

To place a direct order or establish a trade account:

  • Email:
  • Phone: 800.553.4453
  • Fax: 800.568.7604
  • Remittance Address (billing purposes only): The Mountaineers Books, PO Box 84022, Seattle WA 98124-8422
For our physical address and driving directions: Click Here
To find a sales representative: Click Here
To download an order form and catalog: Click Here
To download a credit application to open a trade account: PDF app; Word doc app
For shipping questions contact: Nathan Freeman, Distribution Center Manager
Educator desk copies and questions: Darryl Booker, Special Sales Manager

To schedule an author event contact: Julie Briselden, Publicist

If you're not satisfied with your purchase, you may return it for a refund. We will issue a refund to your original form of payment for items returned within 14 days. All returned items must be in their original condition.  Your packing slip is not a prepaid mailing label. Customers must pay for return shipping.  Electronic books are non-refundable, if you are having compatibility issues please contact


  • All returns must be made at customer’s expense
  • Returns must be unmarked and in resalable condition.
  • No credit will be given for books received damaged.  Examples of damaged books include: bent corner or spine; bent, crumpled or dirty pages; ink marks and cut marks; glue residue; store specific stickers, price stickers and security devices; water damage; and other extreme damage.
  • Returns must be packed in cartons weighing less than 50 pounds.
  • Books should be packed horizontally in the box, with sufficient packing material to prevent damage during return.
  • Paperwork, and original invoice information, must be included in all shipments to expedite return.  Returns received without paperwork, will be credited at 55%
  • of list price i.e., if the list price is $18.95, the credit will be for $8.53.
  • Damaged books received from publisher must be reported within 30 days of receipt to
  • be eligible for credit or replacement.  All other discrepancies in shipment must also be reported within 30 days.
  • We will only return damaged books when customer responds within 30 days of notification and return at customer’s cost. 
  • Credit will be given for old editions if returned within 6 months of publication of new edition and for out-of-print, if returned within one year of OP date.
  • Credit for returns will be applied to customer’s account – there are no cash refunds.
  • Credits expire 2 years from date of issue.


The Mountaineers Books
Attn:  Returns Dept.
1001 SW Klickitat Way, Suite 201
Seattle, WA 9813


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