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By Peter Nielsen

ISBN-10: 0071487719

ISBN-13: 9780071487719

ISBN-10: 0071508872

ISBN-13: 9780071508872

What you must learn about anchoring--fast and simple!

Anchoring is an important ability for any boater--power or sail--whether you're making plans a picnic lunch in a secluded cove or an in a single day stopover at in a far off anchorage.

This 16-panel, foldout consultant offers you quickly, easy-to-follow directions for secure and effective anchoring. Anchoring is in complete colour and is outlined on hinged, seriously laminated, water resistant pages, so this difficult source will carry its personal even if you're in tough weather.

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They are usually used for protection. For mountaineers, gaiters help protect the feet from the spikes on crampons. gear (GIHR): Any kind of equipment or clothing is a type of gear. Mountaineers use their own special gear to help them climb. mountaineer (moun-tuh-NIHR): A person who climbs mountains for sport is a mountaineer. The goal of a mountaineer is to reach the peak of the mountain. summit (SUHM-it): The highest point of a mountain is called the summit. Sometimes it is also called the peak.

Mountaineers must use certain techniques to climb safely. index anchor 14 belaying 14 cabin 7 campsite 24 climbing 5, 9, 14, 19, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 Colorado 6 crampons 27 Hillary, Sir Edmund 28 Himalayan Mountains 28 Mount Elbert 6, 10, 18 Mount Everest 28 Nepal 28 Norgay, Tenzig 28 rappel 15, 24 rules 24 safety lecture 14 teamwork 14, 24 Tibet 28 31 about the author Tim Clifford is an education writer and the author of many nonfiction children’s books. He has two wonderful daughters and two energetic Border Collies that he adopted from a shelter.

Gear (GIHR): Any kind of equipment or clothing is a type of gear. Mountaineers use their own special gear to help them climb. mountaineer (moun-tuh-NIHR): A person who climbs mountains for sport is a mountaineer. The goal of a mountaineer is to reach the peak of the mountain. summit (SUHM-it): The highest point of a mountain is called the summit. Sometimes it is also called the peak. technique (tek-NEEK): A technique is a way of doing something that requires skill. Mountaineers must use certain techniques to climb safely.

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