1. Sports

Articles related to traditional climbing

Traditional Climbing - About.com
Traditional or trad climbing is all about adventure, about climbing from the bottom to the top of a cliff and using only what the rock gives. Learn about trad ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/TraditionalClimbing/
Traditional Climbing is Adventure Climbing -- All About Trad Climbing
Traditional or trad climbing is all about adventure. Trad climbing is starting at the base of a cliff and climbing to the top, placing your own equipment for protection ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/TraditionalClimbing/a/Traditional-Climbing-Is-Adventure-Climbing.htm
Your Personal Trad Climbing Gear - About.com
Traditional or “tradclimbing is about vertical adventure, about finding your own way up cliffs, placing your own gear for protection, and leaving no trace of your ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/cliimbingtechniques/a/Your-Personal-Trad-Climbing-Gear.htm
Your Basic Trad Gear Rack — Essential Traditional Climbing ...
What do you need to buy to build a basic rack of equipment for traditional climbing? Here are my suggestions for starting to build your trad rack, including cams, ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/cliimbingtechniques/a/Your-Basic-Trad-Gear-Rack.htm
12 Tips for Leading a Trad Climbing Route - About.com
Lead climbing, especially on traditional routes where you place gear and often have to find the route while climbing, is difficult and sometimes scary and ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/TraditionalClimbing/fl/12-Tips-for-Leading-a-Trad-Climbing-Route.htm
Racking Gear for Trad Routes — How to Carry Climbing Equipment
Once you've decided what climbing equipment you're going to carry on a route, ... Learn here how to properly rack climbing gear on a gear sling for trad climbing.
http://climbing.about.com/od/cliimbingtechniques/a/Racking-Gear-For-Trad-Routes.htm
Types of Climbing - About.com
Climbing is divided into different types and styles, including rock climbing, ... Rock Climbing divides into three separate disciplines: traditional climbing, sport ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/letsgoclimbing/a/ClimbingTypes.htm
All About Spring-Loaded Camming Devices -- Cams are ... - Climbing
Spring-loaded camming devices are the modern safety net for traditional climbing . Before the invention of SLCDs, climbers protected themselves by hammering ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/climbinggear/a/All-About-SLCDs.htm
How Safe Is Climbing? - US Emergency Room Study Results
The American Alpine Club's analysis of climbing and mountaineering accidents indicates that traditional climbing is more dangerous than sport climbing. Part of ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/staysafeclimbing/a/HowSafeClimbing.htm
Rack Equipment on Harness Gear Loops — How to Carry Climbing ...
You can fit most of the equipment you need for a three- or four-pitch trad climb on four gear loops. If you need big cams, like those bigger than a #4 Camalot or ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/TraditionalClimbing/a/Rack-Equipment-On-Harness-Gear-Loops.htm
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10      Next

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.