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With their help, you should be able to climb up a 40-degree ice slope without slipping. Snow school (at field site nearby) includes: movement on snow, use of ice axe, self-arrest on snow, belaying on snow. Well if you have a smart phone handy, you can get to NEClimbs from anywhere you have cell service. You won’t need a lot of equipment, so first aid materials shouldn’t add a lot of weight to your backpack. In addition to guiding, Logan has extensive experience in mountain rescue, having worked for rescue teams in both Yosemite and Denali National Parks, and volunteering locally for Tahoe Nordic SAR.

Pages: 358

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (September 10, 2010)

ISBN: 1165118793

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