Yogesch
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Why is the "alpine style" of climbing not as popular in the Himalayas?
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Are snow shoes useful in mountaineering?
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Strategy to ascend steep scree slope
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Alternative to midshipman's / taut-line hitch for modern ropes
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Using hiking boots for amateur rock-climbing
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Are there any handy gadgets to increase visibility range in whiteout conditions?
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How to split 3-5 people into rope teams for glacier travel?
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6 votes
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Transferable skills between rock and ice climbing
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Himalayan mountaineering - pre-monsoon vs post-monsoon
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Can an energy absorber or elastic lanyard be used in glacier travel to give greater time to react in case of a fall?
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Why are full body harnesses uncommon in mountaineering?
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Are "fall-arrester" devices used in climbing/mountaineering?
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Can a regular backpack be worn on top of an avalanche airbag vest?
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Winter hiking socks (calf-length) for beginner downhill skiing
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What conditions should lead an alpine team to abandon a mountain climb/expedition?
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Hemp rope - wash before first use?
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Timberland classic 6 inch boots for mountain hiking/trekking