Mountaineers Books Rock Climbing Anchors: A Comprehensive Guide - Second Edition

$24.95
Quantity
Choose a shipping method
To buy, sign in as an REI Co-op Member or join now.
Members get an estimated $2.50 back on this item.
Join the co-op today to get access to a lifetime of benefits.

Members, get an estimated $2.50 back on this item as a part of your annual .

This second edition of the best-selling Rock Climbing Anchors: A Comprehensive Guide helps you master the craft of anchor-building, using engineer Craig Luebben's rock climbing anchors.

  • Features

    • In this updated edition, experienced climber Topher Donahue continues to teach the art of anchors, from the basics of gear to how to improvise in any climbing situation.
    • Easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions
    • 400 new color photos demonstrate techniques

    Imported.

    From the publisher: Stuck in a sketchy corner, low on gear, cordelette snagged? Topher Donahue teaches you how to problem-solve and manage gear along the way. With thoughtful instruction informed by hard-earned knowledge from decades on the rock, Rock Climbing Anchors is essential reading for all climbers looking to improve their skills.

    Key updates include:
    • Improved content hierarchy, reading efficiency, and technique emphasis
    • Pros vs Cons comparison lists
    • Technological advances and changes in gear and standards
    • Graphic illustrations of forces, movement, "right" vs "wrong" technique and more
    • New section on anchor considerations for the climbing gym
    • New distinction between "anchor" and "placement" or "piece"
    View all Mountaineers Books Climbing Instructional Books
  • Technical Specs

    Best Use

    Climbing

    Dimensions

    6.75 x 8.5 inches

    Author(s)

    Topher Donahue and Craig Luebben

    Number of Pages

    288

    Format

    Paperback

    ISBN-13

    9781680511406

    Publisher

    Mountaineers Books

    Copyright Year

    2019

  • Reviews
    2 reviews with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars

    Loading Reviews...
  • Questions & Answers

    Loading Questions...