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The 9th grade : 150 years of free climbing

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue15369
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2015
Author
Chambre, David
Publisher
Les Editions du Mont-Blanc
Call Number
G510 C43 N56
Author
Chambre, David
Publisher
Les Editions du Mont-Blanc
Published Date
2015
Physical Description
297 pages, illustrations (colour)
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
France
History
Mont Blanc
Rock climbing
Yosemite Valley
ISBN
9782365450225
Accession Number
AC633
Call Number
G510 C43 N56
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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75 escaladas selectas en Montserrat

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13785
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1996
Author
Ballart, Armand
Publisher
Desnival
Edition
Mini Bilioteca practica
Call Number
G513 M66 1996 Pam
Author
Ballart, Armand
Edition
Mini Bilioteca practica
Publisher
Desnival
Published Date
1996
Physical Description
65 pages, ill.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Rock climbing
Caribbean Islands
Notes
Title roughly translates to "75 select climbs in Montserrat"
Accession Number
AC586
Call Number
G513 M66 1996 Pam
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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150 of the best photographs of the lakes, Wales, Scotland and the Alps from the F.R.C.C. Abraham collection

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue13679
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2006
Publisher
Fell & Rock Climbing Club
Call Number
G505 F45 P46 DVD
Responsibility
edited by Iain Whitmey, Fell & Rock Climbing Club
Publisher
Fell & Rock Climbing Club
Published Date
2006
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Rock climbing
Great Britain
Wales
Scotland
Notes
1 disc
Call Number
G505 F45 P46 DVD
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Above all : Mount Whitney and California's highest peaks

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14843
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2008
Publisher
Berkeley : Heyday Books
Call Number
F856-870 W55
Responsibility
photographs by David Stark Wilson, text by Steve Roper, foreward by Kenneth Brower
Publisher
Berkeley : Heyday Books
Published Date
2008
Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly col. ill.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Whitney, Mount
Mountaineering
Rock climbing
ISBN
9781597141079
Accession Number
AC610
Call Number
F856-870 W55
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Advanced rock climbing : expert skills and techniques

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue19916
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2016
Author
Donahue, Topher
Publisher
Seatte, Washington : Mountaineers Books
Edition
1st ed.
Call Number
G513 D66 A38
Author
Donahue, Topher
Responsibility
Topher Donahue
Edition
1st ed.
Publisher
Seatte, Washington : Mountaineers Books
Published Date
2016
Physical Description
350 p. ; illustrations (colour)
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Rock climbing
Abstract
Advanced Rock Climbing: Expert Skills and Technique is for good climbers who want to get even better, from training to gear, sport climbing to multi-pitch efficiency, and beyond. Each chapter has detailed advice from some of the world's best climbers and guides, Tommy Caldwell, Angela Hawse, Justen Sjong, Steph Davis, Sonny Trotter, Alex Honnold, Lynn Hill, and more. (from WorldCat).
Contents
Foreward
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Chapter 1 - Face climbing
Chapter 2 - Crack climbing
Chapter 3 - Climbing gear
Chapter 4 - Knots and anchoring
Chapter 5 - Traditional gear placement
Chapter 6 - Belaying for mastery
Chapter 7 - Sport climbing
Chapter 8 - Traditional lead climbing
Chapter 9 - Long route efficiency
Chapter 10 - Big wall free climbing
Chapter 11 - Rappelling and descents
Chapter 12 - Bouldering
Chapter 13 - Performance
Chapter 14 - Improvised rescue and epic avoidance
Contributor profiles
Resources
Index
ISBN
9781680510126
Accession Number
AC635
Call Number
G513 D66 A38
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
2016
Author
Honnold, Alex
Publisher
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company
Edition
1st ed
Call Number
G512 H66
Author
Honnold, Alex
Responsibility
Alex Honnold with David Roberts
Edition
1st ed
Publisher
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company
Published Date
2016
Physical Description
viii, 248 p., 16 unnumbered pages of plates : col. ill.
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Rock climbing
ISBN
9780393247626
Accession Number
AC609
Call Number
G512 H66
Collection
Alpine Club of Canada Library
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Date
1930 – 1935
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.0023 a,b
Description
Two long wooden staffs with cast metal crooks painted black at the top, and metal collars, 9.0 cm, with long spikes of metal, 4.0 cm, at the tip. Metal crooks are cast to represent chamois horn, the staffs are of hickory.
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Title
Alpenstock
Date
1930 – 1935
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
2.0 x 10.5 x 160.5 cm
Description
Two long wooden staffs with cast metal crooks painted black at the top, and metal collars, 9.0 cm, with long spikes of metal, 4.0 cm, at the tip. Metal crooks are cast to represent chamois horn, the staffs are of hickory.
Subject
activities
hiking
climbing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
108.04.0023 a,b
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Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.1011
Description
Long varnished hickory staff with cast iron crook. Crook is painted black and designed to resemble tip of ibex horn. 8.5 cm metal collar around bottom with 4.0 sturdy spike at end. Stamped into bottom of collar "Geze Hulsenfitze L.P.F."
Title
Alpenstock
Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
160.0 cm
Description
Long varnished hickory staff with cast iron crook. Crook is painted black and designed to resemble tip of ibex horn. 8.5 cm metal collar around bottom with 4.0 sturdy spike at end. Stamped into bottom of collar "Geze Hulsenfitze L.P.F."
Subject
sports
climbing
George Vaux
Sky Line Trail Hikers
Credit
Gift of George Vaux, Philadelphia, USA, 1972
Catalogue Number
108.04.1011
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Date
1919 – 1930
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.1013
Description
Long staff silvered with deeply eroded grain showing, 9.8 cm tapering metal collar around end with 3.5 cm long, sturdy, square spike set into bottom of staff.
Title
Alpenstock
Date
1919 – 1930
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
145.0 cm
Description
Long staff silvered with deeply eroded grain showing, 9.8 cm tapering metal collar around end with 3.5 cm long, sturdy, square spike set into bottom of staff.
Subject
sports
climbing
Mount Cradock
Credit
Gift of Bernie Schiesser, Banff, 1978
Catalogue Number
108.04.1013
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Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; metal
Catalogue Number
108.04.1026 a,b
Description
Long wooden shafts with metal crooks and spikes. (a) Painted black crook, some paint worn off. 2.7 cm wide silver band with emblem of boot and alpenstock and SLTH CR, screwed on to shaft. "Birks Sterling" stamped on bottom edge, round spike. 8.6 wide metal collar, 2 copper nails at top edge. (b…
Title
Alpenstock
Date
1930 – 1940
Material
wood; metal
Dimensions
162.0 cm
Description
Long wooden shafts with metal crooks and spikes. (a) Painted black crook, some paint worn off. 2.7 cm wide silver band with emblem of boot and alpenstock and SLTH CR, screwed on to shaft. "Birks Sterling" stamped on bottom edge, round spike. 8.6 wide metal collar, 2 copper nails at top edge. (b) same as (a) but without silver band. "Geze Hulsenfitze C.P.F." stamped on metal spike end.
Subject
sports
climbing
hiking
Sky Line Trail Hikers Canadian Rockies
SLTHCR
Credit
Gift of Joe A. Brewster, Banff, 1980
Catalogue Number
108.04.1026 a,b
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