A clear and complete guide to all aspects of glacier travel. It covers equipment needed for glacier travel, rope rigging, prusiks, snow and ice anchors, belay systems, self-arrests, and different forms of crevasse rescue. It includes hundreds of illustrations and photos. The authors bring 6 decades of combined experience in mountaineering and outdoor education to this detailed technical handbook.
|Ideal for||Alpine climbing and mountaineering|
|Author||Michael Strong, Eckehard Doerry|