The Mountain Guide Manual
The Comprehensive Reference from Belaying to Rope Systems and Self-Rescue
Written by the International Federation of Mountain Guides Association (IFMGA) certified mountain guides Marc Chauvin and Rob Coppolillo, The Mountain Guide Manual is the go-to reference for novice and experienced mountain guides, as well as advanced recreationalists. Covering everything from rope systems and belaying to advice on group dynamics and rescuing, the manual combines practical how-to instruction with clear graphics, illustrations, and awe-inspiring alpine imagery.
Reviews for The Mountain Guide Manual
With this book Marc and Rob have compiled years of guide knowledge into one location destined to become the best reference for advanced recreational climbers and guides alike. Whether you are looking to work on multi-pitch efficiency or prep and review information for taking AMGA Guide courses, this book is the best single resource available. This book is one of my favourite resources and is a ‘must pack’ when I travel to train and examine guides.
Dale Remsberg, American Mountain Guides Association