Synopses & Reviews
Howing how to plan, organize, and lead adventure expeditions, this guide is anew entry in the Mountaineers Outdoor Expert Series. 60 photos.
How to plan, organize, and lead adventure expeditions; new entry in the Mountaineers Outdoor Expert Series.
CLICK HERE to download the chapter on "Mountain Living: Personal Gear" from Climbing: Expedition Planning
* Loaded with advice, practical examples and anecdotes for planning an expedition
* Addresses both large and small expedition groups
* Packed with demonstrative photographs, questionnaires, and a thorough checklist
Climbing: Expedition Planning covers everything from where and when to go, to how to build a team by considering strengths, personalities, leadership skills, motivation, and commitment. It provides comprehensive information on all the elements of an expedition you need to consider including gear, medicine, food, permits, visas, length and timing of expedition, transportation, rescue options, porters and guides, and expedition style types.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-207) and index.