Rucksack Guide - Alpinism is your essential handbook when on the mountain. It offers concise guidance and support for whatever situations you might find yourself in, including: technical skills: tips and reminders on the key techniques the Alpine environment: dealing with hazards, altitude and avalanches navigation: various techniques to help in a range of weather conditions safety: essential procedures to ensure the safety of yourself, your party and others on the mountain emergencies: guidance on what to do in extreme situations. The book is colour-coded for easy reference and all information is presented in lists and tables, making it simple to understand in testing conditions. The Rucksack Guide series is adapted from Mountaineering: The essential skills for mountain walkers and climbers, the definitive handbook for hill walkers, climbers and mountaineers.K E E P I N G W A R M HANDS a Keep your core temperature up and your hands dry (dona#39;t put wet hands into gloves). a Your wrist ... Carry a waterproof shell glove or mitt and several pairs of thin and thick fleece gloves with sticky palms.
|Title||:||Rucksack Guide - Alpinism|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2014-03-07|