Mountaineers - 50 Favorite Climbs in North America
The Climbers: Each story includes a climber profile, garnered from hours of fascinating, thought-provoking, and often downright fun interviews. The climbers share personal anecdotes and offer their views on everything from ethics to style to training techniques. These well-crafted profiles give the reader a real sense of today's leading climbers.
The Routes: From Newfoundland to Yosemite, Mexico to British Columbia, the favorite routes offers excellent climbing, stunning views, wild exposure, or spectacular summits. Each one includes a summary, description of the approach, the route itself, and the descent, along with first-ascent information, ratings, time required, recommended equipment, best season, special considerations, and references.
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|Mfg Sku/Part Number||100256|
|Publisher||The Mountaineers Books|
|Other Features||Author donates 25% of his proceeds from the book to the Access Fund
50 behind-the-climb stories
50 profiles of contemporary elite climbers
50 complete route descriptions, many never published
Over 100 spectacular full-color photos
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