Publications details: Size: 8.5 x 11 No. of pages: 170 Maps: 70 Color Cover and Back Photo images 127 Retail Cost: $19.00 (includes shipping)
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Publisher: Cave Books Editor: Tina and Joe Oliphant Copy Editor: Red Watson Description: This issue of Alpine Karst continues the classic stories of mountain cave exploration, science, and innovative alpine caving techniques.
Read about blood, sweat, and tears, skis, toboggans, technical dome climbing, and a lot of pain and suffering in the Columbia Ice fields of Canada.
Articles of science and exploration from the United States include contributions from Washington, Oregon, Montana, and Wyoming. There are feature articles on the Deep caves of Croatia, and Castleguard Cave. International topics can also be found in Bulgaria/Albania report, Peru, and Swiss Pre-alps articles.
There are three articles on gear and techniques with Jay Kennedy critiquing the Petzl Nest Rescue Stretcher and Alan Warild explaining how he tunes his SRT/Frog system.
A generous amount of photos and maps accompany the publication.