Fun Bloc

Fontainebleau Bloc-Bouldering

Author: David Atchison-Jones

Publisher: Jingo Wobbly Photo-guide

ISBN: 9781873665152

Category: Fontainebleau, Forest of (France)

Page: 320

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'Fun Bloc' is a new guidebook to the concept of Fountainebleau. It outlines the best 24 areas suitable for mixed level groups, as well as providing location maps, boulder plans, photo topos and action photographs.

Fifty Places to Rock Climb Before You Die

Rock Climbing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

Author: Chris Santella

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1683358899

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

View: 3690


The author of the bestselling Fifty Places series returns with a globe-trotting guide to the best and most beautiful places to rock climb around the world Fifty Places to Rock Climb Before You Die is a beautifully illustrated guide to some of the greatest rock-climbing locations around the world, as recommended by expert climbers. The book will cover three types of climbing—trad, sport, and bouldering—and will showcase breathtaking venues from Joshua Tree to Jeju, South Korea. Featuring insights from industry insiders, including employees from rock-climbing gear companies like Petzl and Black Diamond Equipment, professional climbers like Jon Cardwell and Kevin Jorgeson (co-star of Dawn Wall), filmmaker Michael Call, and Climbing magazine editor Matt Samet, Fifty Places to Rock Climb Before You Die is the essential travel companion for climbers of all levels of expertise. FEATURED LOCATIONS United States Horse Pens 40, Alabama Cochise Stronghold, Arizona Bishop, California Joshua Tree National Park, California Yosemite National Park, California Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Colorado Rifle, Colorado City of Rocks, Idaho Elephant's Perch, Idaho Arco, Italy Red River Gorge, Kentucky Acadia National Park, Maine Baxter State Park, Maine Red Rock, Nevada North Conway, New Hampshire The Shawangunks, New York Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, Oklahoma Smith Rock, Oregon Hueco Tanks State Park, Texas Maple Canyon, Utah Moab, Utah Zion National Park, Utah North Cascades, Washington New River Gorge, West Virginia Seneca Rocks, West Virginia Devil's Lake, Wisconsin Devils Tower, Wyoming Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Canada Bow Valley, Alberta The Bugaboos, British Columbia Squamish, British Columbia Lion's Head, Ontario International Frey, Argentina Mount Arapiles, Australia Innsbruck, Austria Liming, China Lake District National Park, England Chamonix, France Fontainebleau, France Frankenjura, Germany Kalymnos, Greece Castle Hill, New Zealand El Potrero Chico, Mexico Bled, Slovenia Rocklands, South Africa Gyeonggi-do/Jeju, South Korea Ibiza, Spain Mallorca, Spain Rätikon, Switzerland Railay Beach, Thailand

Women Climbing

200 Years of Achievement

Author: Bill Birkett,Bill Peascod

Publisher: Mountaineers Books


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 1438


The stories of the women who have played major roles in the development of mountaineering, from early Alpinism to modern free ascents. Includes photographs, anecdotes, chronologies, and appended statistical data. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

New Statesman

The Week-end Review

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A



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