Rock & Wall Climbing

Book Description

  • Gear, ropes and knots, technique, training, destinations
  • Step-by-step photos and illustrations

    A colorful, clear, comprehensive reference for climbers of all skill levels. Here in one volume is a basic guide to the equipment and techniques for rock and wall climbing, training the mind and body, and the vitally important skills of safety and first aid. A chapter on where and when to climb highlights some of the best sites around the world, with detailed maps and locations of climbing gyms.

  • About Hattingh, Garth