American Alpine Club Accidents in North American Mountaineering

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The venerable Alpine Clubs of the US & Canada work together to compile rock & alpine climbing accidents from each year in the hope that mountaineers will learn from them & recreate more safely as a result. This annual handbook offers detailed reports on c

- Mountain Gear

Description of American Alpine Club Press Accidents in North American MountaineeringThis annual investigative handbook offers detailed reports on climbing accidents that occurred in the United States and Canada in 2001. Produced jointly by the Safety Committees of the American Alpine Club and the Alpine Club of Canada, Accidents in North American Mountaineering details what happened and analyzes what went wrong in each situation to give mountaineers the opportunity to learn from others mistakes. American Alpine ClubFeaturesWritten by American Alpine ClubPaperbackCovers mountaineering accidents from Denali to Yosemite A book relied on by climbers of all levels112 Pages

- US Outdoor Store

With invaluable information for climbers, this book reports on known climbing accidents from the year 2007 for Canada and the United States. Compiled by The American Alpine Club (Golden) and The Alpine Club of Canada (Banff). Softcover; 104 pages. American Alpine Club Press; copyright 2008. In refreshingly crisp, no-thrills prose, the facts surrounding scores of reported climbing accidents are presented and analyzed as lessons for others.