Mountaineering Art

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by Tom Markiewicz on September 9, 2013 If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Mt Ararat, Mt Suphan, Mt Nemrut, Mount Damavand Trek, All our team members are licensed professional guides. Climbing without following any specific color in a gym with color-designated routes/problems. An altimeter is like a compass except instead of determining direction, it determines altitude. On our in season and off season two day tours, between late June and mid October, the guide to participant ratio is 1 to 9, with a maximum potential of 3 guides and 27 participants per tour.

Pages: 384

Publisher: HardPress Publishing (August 1, 2012)

ISBN: 1290554374

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