Mountain Essentials - Ski touring


book_types: technics

author: Sébastien Constant

editor: Editions Constant

publication_date: 2013

nb_pages: 64

isbn: 9782918970064

langs: fr, en


quality: medium

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Practical guidebook for anyone who expect to improve their knowledge of snow, avalanche and skiing strategies
- Essential Skills for Backcountry Skiers
- Master avalanche search techniques
- A step by step guide to improve decision-making and reduce errors
- Avoid undesirable situations
- Improve your strategies and safety through
- 20 scenarios illustrating ways to reduce threats and errors

This instructional guide is aimed at ski tourers of all levels who would like to improve their proficiency and safety.
Its clear descriptions of the skills and techniques ski tourers need to master will help you get the most from your days in the mountains while avoiding the most common traps.
It also shows how adopting the principles of Threat and Error Management can help you make judicious decisions, whether you are on skis, a snowboard or snowshoes.

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