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While doing these first aid treatments, it is equally important to assure your patient that he’ll be fine. If you cannot start the climb by lunchtime give the hike a miss. Both the course and the ascent of Mont Blanc were a great experience. We have taught hundreds of people to climb independently - safely and effectively - and on trad gear. More demanding routes (longer with more obstacles to maneuver around) are for example; the freestanding rock tower of Dent du Geant with its 360 degree view from the top; Tour Ronde with amazing views onto the Brenva face of Mt Blanc; or the magnificent traverse of Aig. du Chardonnet.

Pages: 324

Publisher: BCR (Bibliographical Center for Research) (December 3, 2009)

ISBN: 1116316331


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