Glacier Travel & Crevasse Rescue, 2nd Edition: Second Edition

* Technical advice for traveling safely on glaciers and how to perform a rescue should the worst happen* Sidebars provide extra lessons on techniques presented* Large format with photographs showing the techniques discussed Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue…

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The Ogre: Biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent

Some mountains are high; some mountains are hard. Few are both. On the afternoon of 13 July 1977, having become the first climbers to reach the summit of the Ogre, Doug Scott and Chris Bonington began their long…

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Winter Wise: Travel and Survival in Ice and Snow

A man who has spent his professional life measuring the flow of northern rivers, climbed Alaska’s Mount McKinley, was a member of both Yale University and Maine University’s scientific expeditions to the Antarctic, guided a film crew documenting…

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Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills

50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF THE RENOWNED BIBLE OF CLIMBING AND MOUNTAINEERING. With more than 600,000 copies sold, Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills is the acclaimed bible for climbers all over the world, and the new edition marks…

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Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills

“The definitive guide to mountains and climbing . . .”—Conrad Anker For nearly 60 years it’s been revered as the “bible” of mountaineering–and now it’s even better than ever • The best-selling instructional text for new and intermediate…

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Training for the New Alpinism: A Manual for the Climber as Athlete

In Training for the New Alpinism, Steve House, world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and Scott Johnston, coach of U.S. National Champions and World Cup Nordic Skiers, translate training theory into practice to allow you to coach yourself to…

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The Call Of Ice: Climbing 8000-Meter Peaks in Winter

* Adventure memoir from a renowned winter climber at the top of his game * Moro reflects on some of his most significant climbs * A bestseller in Italy, this is the first English-language edition of Moro’s story…

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Ice & Mixed Climbing: Modern Technique (Mountaineers Outdoor Expert)

From one of the most prominent names in climbing today, a full-color, comprehensive guide to a sport experiencing a renaissance. “Mixed climbing is my favorite discipline. ItÂ?s the most fun because it has the fewest rulesÂ?sort of like…

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Climbing from Gym to Crag: Building Skills for Real Rock (Mountaineers Outdoor Expert)

CLICK HERE to download the chapter on “Belaying Outdoors” from Climbing: From Gym to Crag * Surpasses other training guides with a new level of instruction, clarity, and safety* “Key Transition Exercises” teach the skills you’ll need to…

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Trad Climber’s Bible (How To Climb Series)

Traditional, or simply, trad climbing, is a do-it-yourself adventure requiring the climbing team to negotiate the climb and to carry, hand-place and remove most if not all components of the roped safety system. In The Trad Climber’s Bible,…

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