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The Andes : a guide for climbers. Venezuela & Colombia chapter

Author: John Biggar
Publisher: Castle Douglas, Scotland : Andes, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Guidebooks
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Biggar, John.
Venezuela and Colombia: The Andes, a Guide For Climbers.
: Primento Digital Publishing, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Biggar
ISBN: 9780993438707 0993438709
OCLC Number: 932017098
Notes: "This is an individually published chapter from the complete 4th English edition, 2015.
Description: 1 online resource : color illustrations, color maps
Contents: Cover; Title page; Read This First; Disclamer; Map; Introduction; Scope of this guidebook; Using this guidebook; Times; Names; Heights; Grades; Grade variation; Photo-Diagrams and Sketches; GPS co-ordinates; Maps; Where to go and when to climb; General advice for travel to the Andes; Visas; Flying to South America; Budget and Money; Spanish; Accommodation; Security; Acclimatisation and Altitude; Health; Planning a mountaineering expedition; Peak fees and permits; Border Peaks; Maps; Other guidebooks & Online Sources; Obtaining Local Information; Public Transport; Hired Transport. Car and 4x4 RentalMountain Rescue; Pack Animals; Porters; Mountain Guides; Camping Food; Fuel; Renting and buying equipment in South America; Climbing conditions and Hazards; Sun; Electrical Storms; Glaciers; Snow and Ice; Avalanches; Penitentes; Rock Quality; Minefields; Lack of Water; Equipment; Camping equipment; Mountaineering equipment; Clothing; Navigation equipment; Some tips for high altitude expeditions; Expectations; Rest and Recovery; Pitching Tents; Stoves; Ski sticks --
trekking Poles; Vehicles; Environmental impact & responsible tourism; Ski mountaineering; Colombia; Ecuador. Cordillera BlancaBolivia; Cordillera occidental; Puna de Atacama; The High Andes; Maule and the Lakes district; Patagonia; Updates; The Author; Venezuela; Introduction; Getting there; Season and weather conditions; Climbing conditions; Other guide books; Climbing routes; Merida; Pan de Azucar; Piedras Blancas; Pico Bolivar; Pico El Toro; Pico Humboldt; Pico Mucuñuque; Colombia; Introduction; Getting there; Season and weather conditions; Climbing conditions; Security & access; Other guide books; Climbing routes; Bogotá; Pico Colon; Pico Bolivar; Pico la Reina; Ritacuba Blanco. Pico del CastilloNevado el Concavo; Pan de Azucar; Nevado el Ruiz; Nevado Santa Isabel; Nevado del Tolima; Nevado del Huila; Volcan Purace; Cerro Pan de Azucar; Volcan Galeras; Volcan Cumbal; The 6000m peaks of the Andes; The second highest peak; Some notes; Sources for heights used in this guidebook; The next ten; The ten most prominent peaks; Subsidiary 6000m peaks; A Brief mountaineering history of the Andes; The Inca mountaineers; Abbreviations; Geographical terms and mountain features; Mountaineers vocabulary; Selected bibliography; Journal references; Online information.
Other Titles: Venezuela & Colombia :
Venezuela and Colombia :
Responsibility: John Biggar.

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