MOUNTAINEERING. THE ART OF EFFICIENCY
THE FINAL MANUAL FOR ALPINISTS AND OFF-ROAD CLIMBERS by Raúl Lora
Editorial: Ediciones Desnivel
Issue date: 2019
Place of edition: Madrid.
Edition number: 1st
Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 22 cm
Page Number: 144
Subjects: / Mountaineering / Manuals
Mountaineering is one of the most rewarding activities that can be done in nature. However, it is also a very demanding activity that will force us to master a wide variety of techniques. And we will also have to use them as efficiently as possible, that is, using the least amount of material, time and effort.
To help you achieve this, the professional guide Raúl Lora offers you simple and efficient solutions to those problems that arise during the preparation and development of any mountain terrain climb, be it rock, snow or ice.
With the intention of facilitating learning for the reader, the contents are arranged according to what would be the logical evolution of any mountaineer, that is, starting with the knowledge necessary to make winter ascents of little difficulty, to delve into the techniques necessary for climbing in higher mountain of greater magnitude.
Organization of activities.
Progression in snow without crampons.
Use of crampons.
Ice ax use.
Abseil in snow, ice and rock.
Progression on steep terrain.
Acting in an accident.