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Rucksack Guide - Ski Mountaineering and Snowshoeing - cover

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Rucksack Guide - Ski Mountaineering and Snowshoeing

Alun Richardson

Publisher: Bloomsbury Sport

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Summary

Rucksack Guide - Ski Mountaineering and Snowshoeing is your 
essential handbook for when on the 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: choosing the right skis and looking after them 
finding the best snow: testing for weak spots and crossing crevassessafety: essential procedures to ensure the safety of yourself, your party and others on the mountainemergencies: 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.
Available since: 04/22/2016.
Print length: 144 pages.

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