Synopses & Reviews
The most comprehensive look at the subject yet. Advanced Rock Climbing picks up where John Long's How to Rock Climb leaves off, describing the climbing techniques and rope tricks of the modern rock climber. The guide covers both sport and traditional climbing, and self-rescue techniques, in Long's easy-to-read, entertaining style.
The definitive word on climbing techniques intended for the experienced climber to refine and polish form.
Starts where Long's How to Rock Climb! turns back. Gymnastic movements on difficult routes, advanced anchor techniques and rope tricks, rescue and self-rescue, and belaying and rappelling are among the topics explained and illustrated with black-and-white photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,
A mammoth effort and the final word on climbing techniques, this guide is for the established climber to refine and polish form.