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acute mountain sickness, 2-6, 2-8, 2-21 anchors, 5-1 to 5-16 artificial, 5-8 to 5-15 bolts, 5-14, 5-16 (illus) chocks, 5-11

placement, 5-12, 5-13 (illus) deadman, 5-8 pitons, 5-9 hero loop, 5-10 (illus) placement, 5-9, 5-10 (illus) removal, 5-11 (illus) reusing, 5-11 spring-loaded camming device, 5-13, 5-14 (illus) natural, 5-1 boulders, 5-2 (illus) bushes and shrubs, 5-4 (illus) chockstones, 5-2, 5-3 (illus) rock projections, 5-3 (illus) slinging techniques, 5-4 thru 5-6 trees, 5-1 (illus) tunnels and arches, 5-4 pre-equalized, 5-16 (illus) rope, 5-7 (illus)

tensionless, 5-7, 5-8 (illus) self-equalizing, 5-15 (illus) ascenders, 3-20 (illus) avalanche, 1-27 hazards, 1-29 checklist, 1-32 (table) slope stability, 1-29 snow pits, 1-30 triggers, 1-29 rescue equipment, 3-27 (illus) avalanche probe, 3-27, C-2 avalanche transceivers, C-27 search and rescue techniques, C-1

belay devices, 3-19 (illus) bolts, 3-18, 3-19 (illus), 5-14, 6-54

carabiners, 3-11, 3-12 (illus) chock picks, 3-18 (illus) chocks, 3-15 (illus), 6-55

combination techniques, 6-19 change step, 6-19

chimney sequence, 6-24, 6-25 (illus) down climbing, 6-25 lieback, 6-21, 6-22 (illus) mantling, 6-19, 6-20 (illus) stemming, 6-22 (illus) undercling, 6-20, 6-21 (illus) commands, 6-43 rope tug, 6-44 verbal, 6-43, 6-44 (table) lead, 6-45 roped, 6-27 belay techniques, 6-32 body belay, 6-34 sitting, 6-36 (illus) standing, 6-36 (illus) mechanical, 6-37 tying-in, 6-27, 6-29 (illus) safety, 6-8 thru 6-9 sequence, 6-4 thru 6-8 (illus) shoes, 3-2 (illus) stance, 6-3 correct, 6-3 (illus) incorrect, 6-4 (illus) top-roped, 6-45 using the hands, 6-13 jam hold, 6-17, 6-18 (illus) pinch hold, 6-16, 6-17 (illus) pull hold, 6-15, 6-16 (illus) push hold, 6-14, 6-15 (illus) using the feet, 6-10 edging, 6-11, 6-12 (illus) jamming, 6-12, 6-13 (illus) smearing, 6-12 (illus) sole contact, 6-10, 6-11 (illus) clothing, 3-2 eyewear, 3-7 (illus) gaiters, 3-4, 3-5 (illus) hand wear, 3-5, 3-6 (illus) headwear, 3-6 (illus) helmets, 3-7 (illus)

insulating layers, 3-3, 3-4 (illus) outer layers, 3-3 socks, 3-2 underwear, 3-2 clouds, 1-15 to 1-23 cover, 1-25 formation, 1-15 interpretation, 1-23 types, 1-15 altocumulus, 1-18 (illus) altostratus, 1-18 (illus) cirrostratus, 1-19, 1-20 (illus) cirrus, 1-19 (illus) contrails, 1-22 (illus) cumulonimbus, 1-20, f1-21 (illus) cumulus, 1-15, 1-16 (illus), 1-20 lenticular, 1-21, 1-22 (illus) nimbostratus, 1-15, 1-17 (illus) orographic, 1-21 stratocumulus, 1-15, 1-17 (illus) stratus, 1-15, 1-16 (illus) cord, 3-9

crampons, 3-22, 3-23 (illus), 10-2, 10-8 walking in, 10-6 (illus) use of, 10-2 crevasse, 10-27 bivouac procedures, 10-33 rescue techniques, 10-29 snow bridge, 10-27

dehydration, 2-14 descenders, 3-20 (illus)

gear, 3-30 thru 3-33 personal, 3-30 specialized, 3-31 standard, 3-30 ten essentials, 3-32, 3-33 glacier, 10-19 (illus), 10-22 (illus) ablation zone, 10-23 (illus)

harness, 3-10 chest, 3-10, 6-28 full-body, 3-10, 6-28

improvised, 6-28, 6-29, 6-30 (illus) bowline-on-a-coil, 6-28 swami belt, 6-28 seat, 3-10, 3-11 (illus), 6-27 headlamps, 3-30 heat cramps, 2-20 heat exhaustion, 2-21 heat stroke, 2-21 Hibler Pack, 2-17

high-altitude cerebral edema, 2-6, 2-22,

2-24, 2-25 high-altitude pulmonary edema, 2-6,

2-23, 2-25 hypothermia, 2-15

use of, 10-2 anchor position, 10-4 (illus) cane position, 10-2, 10-3 (illus) cross body position, 10-3 (illus) dagger position, 10-5 (illus) hammer position, 10-5, 10-6 (illus) push-hold position, 10-4, 10-5 (illus) ice hammer, 3-22 (illus) ice screws, 3-24 (illus), 10-15 (illus)

Kernmantle, 3-8 (illus) knots, 4-8 to 4-33 Bachman, 4-23, 4-24 (illus) bowline, 4-13, 4-14 (illus) bowline-on-a-bight, 4-19, 4-20 (illus) bowline-on-a-coil, 4-24, 4-25 (illus) classes of, 4-8

clove hitch, 4-16, 4-17 (illus) directional figure-eight, 4-18, 4-19 (illus)

double fisherman's, 4-10, 4-11 (illus) end-of-the-rope Prusik, 4-22, 4-23 (illus)

figure-eight bend, 4-11, 4-12 (illus) figure-eight loop, 4-21 (illus) figure-eight retrace, 4-15, 4-16 (illus) figure-eight slip, 4-26, 4-27 (illus) fisherman's, 4-9, 4-10 (illus) frost, 4-29 (illus)

girth hitch, 4-30 (illus)

Kleimheist, 4-28 (illus)

middle-of-the-rope Prusik, 4-22 (illus)

round turn and two half hitches, 4-14,

transport, 4-27 (illus)

three-loop bowline, 4-25, 4-26 (illus)

two-loop figure-eight, 4-20, 4-21

(illus)

water, 4-12, 4-13 (illus) wireman's, 4-17, 4-18 (illus)

litters, 11-7 basket type, 11-7 field-expedient, 11-8 patient rescue and recovery system, 11-8 (illus)

poleless, nonrigid, 11-7 poleless, semi-rigid, 11-7 standard collapsible, 11-7 Stokes metal, 11-7 UT 2000, 11-8

mountain, 1-1 building, 1-4 composition, 1-1 structure, 1-4 complex, 1-5 dome, 1-4 fault-block, 1-4 fold, 1-5 volcanic, 1-6 rescue and evacuation, 11-1 stream crossing, 9-1 individual, 9-3, 9-4 (illus) site selection, 9-1 (illus) team, 9-4, 9-5 (illus) walking techniques, 8-1

mountaineering boots, 3-2 (illus)

nutrition, 2-2 carbohydrates, 2-3

fats, 2-3 minerals, 2-4 protein, 2-3 vitamins, 2-3

one-rope bridge, 7-14 commando crawl, 7-19 (illus) hauling line, 7-21 (illus) monkey crawl, 7-19, 7-20 (illus) transport knot, 7-16 (illus) transport tightening system, 7-15 Z-pulley tightening system, 7-18 (illus)

packs, 3-27 day, 3-31 safety, 3-31 personal hygiene, 2-5 pitons, 3-13, 3-14 (illus), 6-54 ice, 3-24, 3-25 (illus), 10-14 piton hammer, 3-14 (illus) pulleys, 3-21 (illus)

rappelling, 7-5 commands, 7-7 (table) types, 7-9 body, 7-10 (illus) hasty, 7-9 (illus) seat-hip, 7-10, 7-11 (illus) rating system, 1-8 (table) rocks, 1-1 classifications, 1-2 igneous, 1-2 metamorphic, 1-3 sedimentary, 1-3 types, 1-1 chalk and limestone, 1-2 granite, 1-1 sandstone, 1-2 slate and gneiss, 1-2 scree, 1-2 talus, 1-2 rope coil carry, 11-5 ropes, 3-8, 4-1 butterfly coil, 4-6 (illus), 4-7 (illus) dynamic, 3-8

fixed, 7-1 installation, 7-1 retrieval, 7-2

utilization, 7-1, 7-2 (illus) mountain coil, 4-4, 4-5 (illus) mountaineering, 4-1 to 4-3 (illus) static, 3-8

terminology, 4-3, 4-4 (illus) route rating, 1-6 to 1-8

sanitation, 2-6 self-arrest, 10-11 (illus) shock, 2-14 sleds, 3-29

sling-rope carry, 11-4, 11-5 (illus) ski poles, 3-29 (illus) skis, 3-28

snowblindness, 2-10 snow picket, 3-25, 3-26 (illus) snow saw, 3-26 snowshoes, 3-29 snow shovel, 3-26

spring-loaded camming device, 3-17

suspension traverse, 7-22 (illus) construction, 7-23, 7-24 (illus) equipment, 7-23

tents, 3-28

three-point camming device, 3-16 (illus) trench foot, 2-17

Union des International Alpine Association, 1-7, 3-8

low pressure, 1-13 forecasting methods, 1-24, 1-25 analog, 1-25 climatology, 1-25 numerical weather prediction, 1-25 persistence, 1-24 trends, 1-25 fronts, 1-23 cold, 1-23 occluded, 1-23 stationary, 1-23 warm, 1-23 hazards, 1-28 humidity, 1-14 temperature, 1-23, 1-26 webbing, 3-9 tied runners, 3-9 (illus) sewn runners, 3-9 (illus) wind, 1-13 air masses, 1-14 anabatic, 1-14 chill, 2-11, 2-12 (illus) direction, 1-25 katabatic, 1-14 northeast tradewinds, 1-14 prevailing westerlies, 1-13 speed, 1-25 wired snow anchors, 3-25, 3-26 (illus)

Yosemite Decimal System, 1-6

vertical hauling line, 7-27 (illus)

wands, 3-27 water, 2-1, 2-2 consumption, 2-1, 2-2 potable, 2-2 weather, 1-11 characteristics, 1-12 high pressure, 1-12

ROPE LOG (USAGE AND HISTORY)

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