*Please note, this offer will run until 31st December 2016, but to get the publication in time for Christmas you will need to order by Thursday 15th December*
This is the latest title from Mountain Training Publications and is the official handbook of the International Mountain Leader scheme.
This book is the reference tool for every trekker, from novice to expert, gap year traveller to seasoned trek leader (it contains specific ideas for anyone wanting to help teach, lead or instruct others). Written by the staff and colleagues of Plas y Brenin this is the definitive and comprehensive textbook on ‘how to go trekking in mountains around the world’.
‘International Mountain Trekking’ has a functional design with easy-reference colour-coded pages; it is lavishly illustrated with inspiring colour photos from six continents and striking technical illustrations that complement the text. It is the fifth in the series of manuals from Mountain Training UK that includes the highly successful ‘Hill Walking’, ‘Rock Climbing’, ‘Winter Skills’ and ‘Navigation in the Mountains’.
Contributors to this book include PyB senior instructors Carlo Forte, Martin Chester, Helen Barnard, Simon Hale, Mike Raine and Louise Turner as well as Mike Rosser from partner organisation Outlook Expeditions. The book further benefits from close collaboration with staff at Mountain Training, Glenmore Lodge and the British Association of International Mountain Leaders.
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ISBN-13: 978-0954151171, RRP £18.85
Packed with essential information and techniques, the book is split into 3 parts: Getting around in the hills; The Upland Environment and Group Management.
This book is a reference tool for every walker as well as for those who wish to lead in the hills. This is the third revised edition.
Written by: Steve Long and staff from Plas y Brenin
Third Edition published: 2014
Publisher: Vertebrate Graphics
ISBN-13: 978-0954151195, RRP £16.99