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Rappelling - a book by Gaines, Bob


Rope Descending and Ascending Skills for Climbing, Caving, Canyoneering, and Rigging

Rappelling( )
Author: Gaines, Bob
Series title:How to Climb Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Globe Pequot Press, The
Imprint:Falcon Guides
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

This book includes all the information you need to learn how to rappel. Techniques for climbing applications are covered in detail, including multi-pitch rappelling methods and rope management. Also discussed are single rope fixed-line rappelling techniques used in caving, canyoneering, and for industrial applications, along with improvised rope ascending techniques ("prusiking") and techniques for ascending a fixed rope with mechanical ascenders ("jumaring").

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Mountaineering
Sports & Recreation / Caving
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.5 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:0.062 Pounds

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