Graham Hoyland

Author, Sailor, Mountaineer & Adventure Film Producer

Graham Hoyland standing in front of a tree


GRAHAM HOYLAND is a best-selling author, mountaineer, sailor and producer and director of adventure films. He has worked on all seven continents for the BBC, C4, Discovery, the Travel Channel and NBC, from the shores of Antarctica to the peaks of the Himalayas. He was the 15th Briton to climb Mount Everest. Read More >

Latest News

Graham’s latest book The Car is coming in 2024. First on Everest – The Life of Howard Somervell will be published by the History Press in 2025.

He has also written ‘Jet’ (2022) published by Key, ‘Merlin’ (2020), YETI: An Abominable History (2018), ‘Walking Through Spring’ (2016) and the No.1 Amazon Mountaineering best-seller ‘Last Hours on Everest’ (2013), all published by HarperCollins.


PRaise for Graham Hoyland:

“Illuminating and Entertaining”

– The Times

“Richly Enjoyable”

– The Daily Mail

“A Towering Work Full of Twists and Turns”

– The Independent

“Hoyland marries the drama and excitement with a clear focus on the technical: he puts you in the cockpit and into the very guts of the machines.”

The Spectator