Wild Rock: Climbing and Mountaineering by Neil Champion
  

Synopsis

Wild Rock: Climbing and Mountaineering by Neil Champion

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.

About the Author

Neil Champion is an experienced writer and editor of children's books.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Neil Champion
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

24th April 2014

ISBN

9781445131702


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