Overview:Backcountry Skiing: Skills for Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering - This title is intended for intermediate-to-advanced backcountry skiers. It includes safety, navigation, nutrition and fitness information in addition to techniques. It provides advice on how to make well-informed decisions.Martin Volken and his co-authors provide skiers with all the tools and knowledge that they need to safely and successfully travel in the mountains. The guide features intermediate-to-advanced techniques for ski touring and ski mountaineering, from planning wilderness trips to perfecting turns in rolling terrain and mastering uphill climbing. For those skiers ready for a more technical, high alpine environment, they draw on traditional mountaineering skills, including roped climbing, setting protection anchors, using ice axes, climbing on bare rock, and more.In addition to mastering techniques, "Backcountry Skiing" also features information on recent evolutions in ski equipment; avalanche safety tips; a primer on mountain weather and glaciers, trip planning tools, a discussion of emergency situations, nutrition and fitness advice, and winter camping basics.Throughout this guide, a special emphasis is put on being well-informed and making good decisions - whenever you strap on your skis and skins and head out into the backcountry.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603725652-9781594850387. It was written by the following authors: Scott Schell, Margaret Wheeler, Martin Volken. Book Backcountry Skiing: Skills for Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering, which can be read online, published by the company: Mountaineers Books. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books. The book was published on 2007-11-15 00:00:00. It has 228 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 590 g. File for download Backcountry Skiing: Skills for Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering has PDF format and is called backcountry-skiing-skills-for-ski-touring-and-ski-mountaineering.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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