Archives par mot-clef : climb

Building A Home Climbing Wall

Friday, 18 January 2008 – Kris Koonar Its not very difficult to build a Home climbing wall, but proper planning and materials are needed to ensure that you get it right on one go and do not have to remove … Lire la suite

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Rock Climbing Walls- A Good Training Aid

Friday, 18 January 2008 – Kris Koonar While outdoor rock climbing is an excellent sport, it is also fraught with risks. You could lose a foothold or you could get caught up in a blizzard or a snowstorm and get … Lire la suite

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5 of the Most Famous Everest Expeditions

By: Jude Limburn Turner Treks to Everest continue to captivate the imagination of climbers and walkers all around the world. Ever since its discovery, hundreds of expeditions have been made to the world’s highest mountain. Some have ended in disaster, … Lire la suite

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Explore The Rating System About Climbing

By: Joan Shine Climbers trying to scale a mountain need to know what its characteristics are and the level of difficulty involved for a successful climb. This is why mountains have a rating system for climbing. For beginner climbers and … Lire la suite

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Learn To Climb On Snow Or Ice

By: Joan Shine One of the most dangerous, yet exciting sport is ice climbing. It’s actually an offshoot of mountain or rock climbing; the only difference is everything around you is covered with ice. People may wonder why others would … Lire la suite

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Lightweight Hiking – an Example

By: Steve Gillman Is lightweight hiking and backpacking viable in cold weather? I think so. Last Fall I was in four feet of snow at 13,000 feet – in my running shoes and with just 11 pounds on my back … Lire la suite

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Hiking : Chimborazo

From SummitPost Overview Longtime consider as the highest mountain on the planet, Chimborazo was dethrone by the Himalayan and Peruvian peaks. Nevertheless, considering the geometry of the Earth, this summit is known as the farthest point from it’s center (see … Lire la suite

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