Mountaineering: Essential Skills for Hikers and Climbers
Planning your own adventure into the mountains? Dont leave before you read this book!
An impressive and comprehensive book, Mountaineering is perfect for the complete beginner or the seasoned mountaineer who aspires to venture into the world’s hills and mountains. This essential reference includes hiking and trekking basics: packing your backpack, interpreting maps, rock climbing, winter mountaineering, the precautions necessary to stay safe, alpinism, ski mountaineering and snowshoeing, and expeditioning to remote parts of the globe.
|Lexile ® Measure
|Alun Richardson and George Manley
|Ages 16 to 18, Adult