Winter Wise: Travel and Survival in Ice and Snow

Winter Wise: Travel and Survival in Ice and Snow


A guy who has spent his expert lifestyles measuring the circulation of northern rivers, climbed Alaska's Mount McKinley, used to be a member of either Yale collage and Maine University's clinical expeditions to the Antarctic, guided a movie group documenting the past due Robert Kennedy's ascent of Mount Kennedy, and crossed the St. Elias mountain variety is definitely no stranger to the chilly! In Winter Wise, Monty Alford stocks his ardour for, and deep wisdom of touring in ice and snow.

In addition to describing the medical features of iciness climate and the way to arrange for it with right garments, nutrition, and conditioning, Winter Wise presents step by step directions on development each available iciness survival tool, from sleds to shelters to his personal own invention, the YuCan range. This e-book is a necessary source for snowmobilers, cross-country skiers, ski patrol and rescue body of workers, and all tourists in iciness climates.

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