Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: For centuries people have been attracted to the challenge of climbing high mountains of climbing high mountains or scaling difficult rock faces. Wild Rock shows how to get started on this adventure activity. It explains the equipment needed, the skills you need to develop and practice, and importantly, how to stay safe in difficult weather and challenging conditions. The book includes real-life accounts of people who have faced danger and overcome disaster when climbing. And it shows just how rewarding the activity of climbing can be. Book jacket. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Imagine scaling a sheer rock face, relying on your own strength and skill to keep you moving upwards! This book explores exactly what you will need to get started in this exciting pursuit. From the equipment, basic climbing techniques and how to tie knots to more advanced survival skills you might need in the wild outdoors, you'll find everything you need to inspire you to enjoy some wild climbing! You'll need to stay safe too, so there is plenty of advice about how to minimise the risks. The book also suggests joining an indoor club to begin with to ensure you get the right advice form trained professionals This book also takes a look at some of the different types of climbing, such as scrambling and bouldering, or climbing on ice and snow. It also tells the amazing survival stories of some famous (and not so famous) climbers. Part of the six book series Adventure Outdoors. An action-packed introduction to some of the most popular outdoor pursuits. Suitable for KS2-3.
Inhaltsangabe: Describes the sports of rock climbing and mountaineering, along with the history of these sports. Explains the equipment needed, climbing and training techniques, and how to tie knots. Belaying, rappelling, and orienteering are also covered. Includes labels, diagrams, and reading quiz
Buchbeschreibung Smart Apple Media, 2012. Buchzustand: Good. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP76317851
Buchbeschreibung Smart Apple Media, 2012. Library Binding. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers DADAX1599208075
Buchbeschreibung Smart Apple Media, 2012. Library Binding. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1599208075