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Skilled scramblers are less afraid of falling and for very good reason: they are less likely to fall. Without the quickdraw, the climber would lower straight down, further and further from the remaining gear to be cleaned. Many talk in awe of the fabled Blue Lake “Water Ice” - we won’t just be talking about it, we’ll be climbing lots of it (weather permitting). I had been there many times but I stayed away too long. Modrego and Humberto Morales in American Journal of Medicine, Vol. 19, No. 2, pages 168.e1168.e6; February 2006.

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Publisher: Penguin; New Ed edition (1986)

ISBN: 0140081267

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Climbing Self Rescue: Improvising Solutions for Serious Situations (Mountaineers Outdoor Expert)

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Not Without Peril, Tenth Anniversary Edition: 150 Years of Misadventure on the Presidential Range of New Hampshire

Snow Travel: Skills for Climbing, Hiking, and Moving Over Snow (Moutaineers Outdoor Expert)

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