Posted By:   winglady
Post Date:   03/09/2011
Category:   Other

 The Journal of Unconventional Skiing Alpine / Nordic 1

Very Rare:

The Journal of Unconventional Skiing
Alpine / Nordic 1

Also includes equipment catalog:

Ramer Equipment for Backcountry Skiing

Published in 1981 by Alpine Research, Inc. out of Golden, CO, this is a historic Journal and backcountry skiing catalog from the late Paul Ramerís company. Ramer was instrumental in defining the growth of ski mountaineering in the U.S.

The 80 page Journal section of this publication is a treasure-trove of history of AT skiing. It contains articles on the newest equipment of its day, including binding systems, avalanche beacons, climbing skins, and poles, as well as adventure stories and advice on technique. Several trip reports and travel recommendations are included for backcountry adventures in the European Alps as well as California, Colorado, and even the Himalayas.

Turn to the back cover and flip the magazine to view the Ramer catalog of Equipment for Backcountry Skiing (18 pages plus order forms).

This publication is in excellent condition and will be an outstanding addition to your mountaineering / skiing book collection.

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