Climbing: Expedition Planning (Mountaineers Books)


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Climbing: Expedition Planning. Mountaineers Outdoor Expert (Mountaineers Books, 2003)

Loaded with advice, practical examples and anecdotes for planning an expedition, Climbing: Expedition Planning covers everything from where and when to go, to how to build a team by considering strengths, personalities, leadership skills, motivation, and commitment. It provides comprehensive information on all the elements of an expedition you need to consider including gear, medicine, food, permits, visas, length and timing of expedition, transportation, rescue options, porters and guides, and expedition style types.