Winter Skills is packed with essential information and techniques for climbers & walkers.
This book is the official handbook for the Mountain Instructor (MIC) and Mountain Leader Winter (MLW) Awards and is a reference tool for every mountaineer venturing onto non-glacial snow and ice.
Split into six sections Winter Skills includes: Winter Environment, Basic Winter Skills, Snow & Avalanche, Security on Steep Ground, Winter Climbing & Winter Incidents. In each section the text is aimed at everyone involved in walking and climbing in winter with specific advice.
The easy reference colour-coded pages with striking illustrations and stunning photography is the third volume in the highly acclaimed series of manuals produced by Mountain Leader Training, the authors are two of Scotland`s most respected activists.
Written by: Allen Fyffe and Andy Cunningham
Release date: Dec 2007
Price includes postage and packing to a UK mainland address