Synopses & Reviews
The How to Climb series expands on the useful information found in all FalconGuides.
-- Handy, packable size
-- Basic approach to technical subjects
Real-life stories of efficient climbing are interspersed with the excellent advice about training, carrying less gear, and moving faster that this guide offers. "The only thing better than climbing is more climbing", says climber and author Hans Florine, and this book provides the tips climbers need to shave time off their ascents, so they can get up more difficult routes in less time.
Hans Florine and Bill Wright pried themselves off the rock long enough to write this book because, as they say, "The only thing better than climbing is more climbing!" Mixing humor with history, personal experiences, and lots of common sense and good advice, they offer other climbers the tips they've used successfully for moving faster up the rock.The techniques, illustrations, and inspirational stories offered in this book will have you climbing more routes more often in no time. (6 x 9, 144 pages, b&w photos, diagrams)