Accidents in North American Climbing by Dougald MacDonald

By Dougald MacDonald

released each year considering the fact that 1948, injuries in North American mountain climbing studies at the year's most vital and academic mountaineering injuries. In each one case, we study what went flawed, supporting climbers hinder or live to tell the tale comparable events sooner or later. This yr, 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 easiest practices for game, conventional, and alpine mountain climbing.

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

Two necessities tales supply the most important details on altitude disease and primary aid.

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