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Batholiths and Boulders
The Art and Craft of Climbing on Rock
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anchor angle artiﬁcial basalt batholiths become bedrock belay belayer blocks boulders and outcrops brake hand brake-bar carabiners Catalog chimney chockstones Chouinard cliffs and outcrops climber climbing and bouldering climbing areas climbing rope climbing shoes contour lines cracks crystals dangerous difﬁcult dolomite Dulfersitz earth’s edge equipment example exfoliation extremely face fall feet feldspar ﬁnd ﬁngers ﬁrst ﬂakes ﬂat foot formed frequently friction frost wedging glacial erratics gneiss granite grip Hampshire handholds hard igneous rock joints klettershoes knees large boulders ledge legs limestone and dolomite loose metamorphic rock mountain muscles normally nylon rope nylon webbing outcrop climbing overhang pitons possible prussik knot prussik loop pull quarries quartz quartzite rappel lines rock climbing Royal Robbins safety sandstone seat harness securely sedimentary shoes side slabs slide sling slip slope spheroidal weathering steep strength surface technique tion topographic maps tree types of rock usually waist loop walls wear weight