People of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can enjoy alpinism, but if the prospect of learning new skills in a harsh and complex environment seems a little bit daunting, then this BMC booklet will help to guide you along your first steps as an alpine climber.
The 32-page booklet explores the skills, knowledge and equipment required to become an alpinist, and includes chapters on equipment, fitness preparation, planning and acclimatisation, glacier travel and hazards, huts and bivouacs, and emergency procedures
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