Hiking Camping

Download Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book: A Guide to Staying Safe in by Mike Clelland PDF

By Mike Clelland

With extra and more people heading into the iciness backcountry on skis, snowshoes, and snowmobiles, avalanche security is of paramount importance. Allen & Mike's quite Cool Avalanche protection booklet distills the occasionally overly technical information of snow science into a simple structure with worthy illustrations and easy-to-understand textual content. With years of expertise as NOLS instructors to draw on, Allen O'Bannon and Mike Clelland staff as much as supply wintry weather recreationists the data they wish to stay safe in the backcountry, together with the right way to organize to your journey, right gear and the way to exploit it, snowpack review, deciding upon secure go back and forth routes, determination making, and rescue eventualities. Written for either aspriring iciness backcountry tourists and specialists alike, this ebook is a must-read for anyone who likes to adventure the solitude and sweetness of the snowy mountains.

Show description

Read or Download Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book: A Guide to Staying Safe in Avalanche Terrain (Allen & Mike's Series) PDF

Best hiking & camping books

Best Hikes Near Salt Lake City (Best Hikes Near Series)

 Here are forty-two of the simplest hikes, the majority of them inside an hour’s force of Salt Lake urban, Utah—from Deseret height to Waterfall Canyon. The hikes provide unbeatable perspectives, waterfalls, mountain lakes, and fields of wildflowers. no matter if you’re within the temper for a simple nature stroll or a day-long hike, this advisor deals lots to decide on from:Deseret top – maximum top within the Stansbury RangeFrary height – optimum top on Antelope IslandBrighton Lakes travel – World-class wildflower displaysFerguson Canyon – The lesser recognized canyonMount Timpanogos – The liked path of the WasatchDiamond Fork sizzling Springs – ordinary scorching springs Each hike positive factors full-color images; a short path description; thorough instructions to the trailhead (GPS coordinates included); a close, full-color path map; and at-a-glance info on distance and trouble point, mountaineering time, canines compatibility, and charges and allows.

Walking the Italian Lakes (Cicerone Guides)

This guidebook describes 50 walks round Lakes Como, Iseo, Garda and Maggiore in Northern Italy. The picturesque routes are obtainable through public shipping from renowned centres together with Bellagio, Riva, Stresa and Cannero, and variety from 2 to 14km in size. There are light lakeside strolls, and various ridge routes and traverses in addition to the ascent of Monte Baldo, Monte Boletto and different walker's peaks within the quarter.

Best Climbs Red Rocks (Best Climbs Series)

Top ClimbsRed Rocks appeals particularly to touring climbers and native climbers who wish the simplest neighborhood hiking. even if the simplest Climbs courses characteristic routes of all grades, the emphasis is on effortless to reasonable routes within the five. 6 to five. 10 variety. The e-book will contain approximately two hundred featured routes with each one part together with mountaineering quarter minutiae and heritage within the kind of brief “callouts,” however the basic spotlight will be at the direction choice and outlines themselves.

Rail-Trails Michigan and Wisconsin: The definitive guide to the region's top multiuse trails

Even if you are looking for a path for a leisurely walk, a motorbike trip with the kin, or whatever a piece tougher, you will find it in Rail-Trails Michigan and Wisconsin, highlighting the easiest, so much hugely rated trails in those states. a few of the trails have been switched over from unused railroad corridors to develop into the very best multiuse rail-trails within the area.

Extra info for Allen & Mike's Avalanche Book: A Guide to Staying Safe in Avalanche Terrain (Allen & Mike's Series)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 19 votes