The Alpine Club of Canada

Alpine Skills Summer (Third Edition)


by the Petzl Foundation

Soft cover
6 x 8.5″
424 pages
Colour photos and illustrations

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This handbook is intended for hikers, climbers and mountaineers who wish to progress in the practice of their favourite activity by acquiring additional knowledge and skills. It has been developed specifically as a reference document for trip leaders and instructors of clubs and federations within the International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation UIAA.

The handbook’s seen modules focus primarily on summer activities:
• Basic Knowledge
• Alpine Hiking
• Climbing and Alpinism

The handbook’s goal is to put forth proven techniques that should be learned and mastered through proper technical training as provided by an instructor.

Additional information

Weight 0.705 kg
Dimensions 15 × 27 × 2 cm