Climbing Gym To Crag : Building Skills For Real Rock
Getting strong and learning to climb hard routes in the gym doesn't prepare you for climbing outdoors where anything can happen.
Climbing: From Gym to Crag is written by experts who teach climbing for a living. These long-time instructors have a clear, practical understanding of the different skills and climbing technique needed to go from climbing in the gym to climbing on real rock. From building anchors to leading and self-rescue, they'll teach you how to make the transition safely.
Part of the Mountaineers Outdoor Expert series
* Surpasses other training guides with a new level of instruction, clarity, and safety
* "Key Transition Exercises" teach the skills you'll need to move from gym climbing to rock climbing
* Climbing technique illustrated with more than 150 photos
* Complements any indoor or outdoor climbing course
By authors: S. Peter Lewis, Dan Cauthorn
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
Product Format: Paperback / softback