Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering is your essential handbook for the winter 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 equipment: from choosing the right crampons to ice climbing 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.... HANDS a Keep your core temperature up and your hands dry (do not put wet hands into gloves). a The wrist has the third ... fleece wrist-overs. a Carry a waterproof shell glove or mitt and lots of thin and thick gloves with sticky palms.
|Title||:||Rucksack Guide - Winter Mountaineering|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2013-12-20|