Download e-book for iPad: Accidents in North American Climbing by Dougald MacDonald

By Dougald MacDonald

ISBN-10: 1933056932

ISBN-13: 9781933056937

released each year because 1948, injuries in North American mountain climbing stories at the year's most vital and academic hiking injuries. In every one case, we research what went fallacious, aiding climbers hinder or continue to exist related events sooner or later. This 12 months, injuries is released in complete colour for the 1st time ever.

The 2016 be aware of the Ropes part is devoted to the basics of belaying, instructing the simplest practices for game, conventional, and alpine mountaineering.

Danger Zones analyzes injuries at the Grand Teton's hottest routes, aiding climbers plan more secure ascents of alpine climbs.

Two necessities tales offer an important info on altitude disorder and primary aid.

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