For new and experienced hill walkers, Safety on Mountains is full of advice to help you get the most out of your hill walking. Whether planning a short summer walk or a multi-day winter trip, Safety on Mountains highlights the essential skills and techniques. Topics covered include: Clothing and equipment ; Hazards; Mountain weather ; Navigation; and what to do if you get lost! Walking in winter; including axe; crampon use; Camping in the hills; Access and conservation; Emergency procedures; First aid
Safety on Mountains has been in print for over thirty years. This new edition is packed with up to date information, making it the perfect hill walker's handbook. By purchasing this book you are contributing to the work of the BMC, including access & conservation and safety skills.
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The BMC (British Mountaineering Council) is the representative body that exists to protect the freedoms and promote the interests of climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers, including ski-mountaineers.