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6 Essential Rappelling Skills -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing
Rappelling is a skill-based climbing activity for descending down cliffs and mountains. Learn what are the six essential climbing skills that you need to know to ...
Rappelling -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing - About.com
Rappelling is a technique that allows you to do a controlled descent down a rope from a cliff. Learn here about rappelling and all the climbing skills you need to ...
All About Rappelling -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing - About.com
Rappelling is a specialized climbing technique that is used to descend from mountains and cliffs by making a controlled slide down a fixed rope. The climbing  ...
Your Essential Rappelling Equipment - Climbing - About.com
Climbing ropes are one of the most important pieces of equipment for rappelling. Most climbers use the same dynamic ropes for rappelling that they use for ...
Rappel -- Climbing Technique - About.com
Rappelling is the process of descending a fixed rope by making a controlled slide down the rope, usually with a mechanical braking device, like a rappel/belay ...
Four Sturdy Knots for Rappelling - Climbing - About.com
If you're out climbing and need to rappel, either from the top of the route you just climbed or to bail off before a thunderstorm moves in, then you often need to tie ...
How to Toss Rappel Ropes -- Learn Essential Rappelling Skills
You've just climbed a long route at Red Rocks outside of Las Vegas and you need to rappel back down the big cliff. Each rappel that you make requires that you ...
Using Your Brake Hand -- Learn How to Rappel
Never Let Go of Your Brake Hand While Rappelling. That's the prime directive and main rule for personal rappelling safety. Obey it, and you'll live long and ...
What Can Go Wrong Rappelling -- Rappelling is Dangerous
Rappelling, the act of descending by making a controlled slide down a climbing rope, is one of climbing's most dangerous techniques since the rappeller relies ...
How to Build Safe Rappel Anchors - Climbing - About.com
Rappelling is one of the most dangerous aspects of climbing. Even in the best conditions, things can go wrong quickly on a multi-pitch route and you need to bail ...
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