Good, solid anchors are essential for safe climbing. Understand the principles behind construction and the fundamentals of good anchors. Specifically geared for on-site use, this guide is an easy-to-follow visual reference packed with reminders on how to place reliable protection and construct secure anchors in a variety of real-world situations. Includes discussion of natural anchors, passive and active pro, bolts, fall forces, and direction of pull. Also covers knots for belay, toprope, and rappel anchors.
|Author||John Long, Bob Gaines|