Wild Rock: Climbing and Mountaineering Paperback
Part of the Adventure Outdoors series
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.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 32 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 24/04/2014
- Category: Sports & outdoor recreation (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781445131702