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How to Rock Climb: Toproping (Falcon Guides Rock Climbing)

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Inside you'll find everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping: basic and advanced anchor set-ups, belay techniques, lowering from fixed anchors and more. Photos help guide the reader through complex toproping situations. Told from an anecdotal point of view, this book sets guidelines for problem solving in the field. Includes information on group management, glossary of terms and index. <b>Availability note:</b> Toproping is out of print as of late June 2001, with a new edition in production. Please don't use this page to order for a little while. You likely can still obtain the title in stores and large booksites such as Amazon.com or bn.com. This page will be updated with the new edition as soon as we have it to send you. Thanks.

Book News Annotation:

Introduces fundamental principles, techniques, and systems used in toproping, focusing on equipment, anchoring, belaying, and safety management. Each topic is divided into a basic and advanced chapter. B&w photos guide readers through complex toproping situations, and tips are given for problem-solving in the field. Includes a glossary. For readers with some climbing knowledge. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews@booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Includes everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping.

Synopsis:

Inside you'll find everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping: basic and advanced anchor set-ups, belay techniques, lowering from fixed anchors and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781560447535
Author:
Lewis, S. Peter
Publisher:
FalconGuide
Author:
Lewis, S. Peter
Location:
Helena, Mont. :
Subject:
Mountaineering
Subject:
Rock climbing
Subject:
Outdoors-Mountaineering
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series:
How To Climb Series
Publication Date:
19980731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Includes everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping.
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Inside you'll find everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping: basic and advanced anchor set-ups, belay techniques, lowering from fixed anchors and more.

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