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  1. Prices include the cost of shipping. Payment is either through Paypal or Venmo. ----------- How To Rock Climb - John Long - Chockstone Press, third Edition, 1998 - Good used condition with a solid binding. Asking $10.00 shipped. Knack Make It Easy, A Beginners Guide From the Gym to the Rocks - Steward Green - Knack Make It Easy/ Falcon Publication, 2010 - As new, $12.00 shipped. Instruction books have changed a lot since the publication of Royal Robbin's Basic Rockcraft and MIT's Fundamentals. Glossy photo's, printed on heavy weight stock....and more costly. This one is comprehensive and I think pretty well done. Gym Climbing, Maximize Your Indoor Experience - Matt Burback - The Mountaineers Books, 1st Edition, 2004 - Excellent lightly perused condition. Asking $10.00 shipped. 2 Copies - Mountaineering, The Freedom of the Hills: The Mountaineers, 3rd Edition, 1974 – Very well preserved copy of this older edition, the best I have seen. Pages look near new. Asking $11.00. The Mountaineers, 4th Edition, 1982 - Very well preserved copy of this older edition. Pages are in excellent condition. Solid binding. Normal handling and shelf wear on the hard cover but its minimal. Asking $11.00. Mountaineering - John Cleare - British Publication, Blandford Press Ltd., Dorset, 1980 - As new, asking $10.00.
  2. Cam that never made it onto my gear sling. Unused without the tags from about 2007. Not the current loop design stem and sizing designation may be different then current? Asking $35.00 shipped. Expansion Range 1.0 - Gold - 19–29mm / 0.75–1.14" #3 is sold. https://www.wildcountry.com/media/pdf/c9/92/40/Wild-Country-Cam-book.pd
  3. Travels Amongst The Great Andes Of Ecuador - Edward Whymper - Newer edition published by Peregrin Smith Books, 1987. Added Color Photographs and writing by Loren McIntyre - A 456 page hardcover volume. Cover shows some handling and shelf wear with a tear in the upper left corner of jacket, and, whatever the cause cut into the hard cover. Otherwise excellent used condition. Asking $15.00. Can't seem to add more to this post. See the next "books for sale" for the complimentary copies list. shipped. And, Mountaineering, The Freedom of the Hills – The Mountaineers, 3rd Edition, 1974 – Very well preserved copy of this older edition, the best I have seen. Pages look near new.
  4. 16 tie outs around the perimeter, 6 on the surface area. All reinforced. 1 sealed center seam. Weight is 17oz without the guy lines. Used once for 3 hours off of the back of my truck. As new condition. $100.00 shipped.
  5. Price includes cost of shipping. Sold - John Muir, The 8 Wilderness-Discovery Books – Presented in one, 1030 page, hard cover volume – The Mountaineers, The Collection First Published in 1993 – In excellent used condition. Asking $22.00, shipped. In the bookstores new at $35.00. Sold - The River – Colin Fletcher – Alfred Knoph, 1997 – Hardcover In excellent used condition – Asking $11.00, When you Journeyed Homeward – Cynthia Kennedy – Eolus Press, Boulder, 2008 – Signed by the author. As new, asking $9.00. Thousand Miler - Adventures Hiking The Ice Age Trail Melanie Radzicki McManus – Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2017 – Near new, asking $11.00 shipped. -------------- Buy one, choose a complimentary title: If We Had A Boat – Green River Explorers. Adventurers and Runners - Roy Webb – University of Utah Press, 1996 – Overall good condition except there is minor water staining and warping on bottom right corner of last 40 pages. Touch the Top Of The World – Erick Weihenmayer – Penguin Group, 2002 – Fair, much read, solid binding and no torn pages. Everest. The Alaskan Highway, An Insider's Guide - Ron Dalby - As new Outdoor Guide To Using Your GPS – Steve Featherstone – Creative Publishing, 2004 – As new. Blind Descent, The Quest to Discover The Worlds Deepest Places. Near new condition without jacket. Hardback. Mountaineering - John Cleare - British Publication, Blandford Press Ltd.,Dorset, 1980 - As new. I haven't seen this one before. Beyond The Limits - Stacie Allison - Little, Brown and Company, 1993 - As new hard cover. A climbing life, Memoir, Everest, Relationships. Soft Paths – Bruce Hampton and David Cole – Nols, Stackpole Books, 1988 – Very good condition. Riding the Guerrilla Highway – Michael Devloo, 2010 – Excellent condition, Note inside the cover. - Bicycle Journey through South America. Ghost Stories of The Rocky Mountains - Barbara Smith - Lone Pine Publishing, 1999 - Good, well read condition. Canine Colorado, Where To Go With Your Dog And What To Do – Cindy Hirschfeld Fulcrum Publishing, Golden CO. – Got wet at some point but entirely readable with a solid binding. Fair. Talkeetna Good Time – Dennis Brown – Signed Copy – Copyright 2008 – Very good read condition. Alaska Tales, Vail Pass, – National Geographic Trails Illustrated Topo Maps – Revised 1987 Edition. Angle of Repose – Wallace Stegner – Penguin Books, 1971 – A book of fiction. In good read condition. Marking The Sparrows Fall – Wallace Stegner – Henry Holt and Company, Copyright 1992 – Collection of 15 essays, non fiction. Hard cover in very good read condition.
  6. Prices include shipping cost. Paypal or Venmo payment ------------- Sold - Belaying The Leader, An Omnibus On Climbing Safety - Contributions by Richard Leonard, Arnold Wexler, William Siri, Charles Wilts, David Brower, Morgan Harris, May Pridam - Sierra Club Copyright 1956. 3rd Edition 1961 - Excellent condition without wear and tear. Asking $14.00 . A compilation of articles originally appearing in Sierra Club Bulletins from 1942 - 1956. Informative, technical, tables and illustrations. And, the witty "Little Gem Co. Catalogue of Climbing and Skiing Equipment". Offers insight into the experimentation and original thought of Sierra Club climbers. Shisha Pangma, First Ascent of The South-West Face (Everest) - Doug Scott and Alex McIntyre - The Mountaineers, 2000 - Very good read condition. Asking $10.00. Touching My Father's Soul, A Sherpa's Journey To The Top Of Everest - Jamling Tenzing Norgay - HarperSanFransisco, 1st Edition. 2001 - Hard cover in excellent condition. Was $14.00. Now $13.00. The Ledge, An Adventure Story Of Friendship And Survival On Mount Rainier - Jim Davidson and Kevin Vaughan - Ballantine books, 1st Edition, 2011 - Hard cover signed by the authors. Near new. Was asking asking $14.00. Now at $13.00. Over The Edge, The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia - Greg Child - Villard Books, 2002 - Hard cover in near new condition. Was asking $14.00. Now priced at $13.00. Sold - Rock Climbing Idaho's City of Rocks - Tony Calderone - Chockstone Press, A Falcon Guide, 1999 - Excellent used condition without notations. Asking $12.00. On the Ridge Between Life And Death, A Climbing Life Examined - David Roberts - Simon and Schuster, 2006 - Near new, asking $10.00. Addicted To Danger, A Memoir About Affirming Life In The Face Of Death - Jim Wickwire and Dorothy Bullitt - Pocket Books, 1998 - Hardcover in excellent condition. Asking $12.00. High Exposure, An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places - David Breashears - Simon and Schuster, 1999 - Hard cover, near new. Asking $12.00, shipped. Mountaineering, The Freedom of the Hills – The Mountaineers, 3rd Edition, 1974 – Very well preserved copy of this older edition, the best I have seen. Pages look near new. Boulder (Colorado) Hiking Trails - Carol and Glenn Cushman - Pruett Publishing, 1995 - Like new, Asking $10.00, shipped. Rocky Mountain National Park, The Complete Hiking Guide – Lisa Foster – Westcliffe Publishers, 2005 – Very good thumbed through condition. Asking $14.00. Sold - Boulder Climbs South (Boulder,CO) - Chockstone Press, Evergreen, 1989. 411 pages. Good, moderately used condition with a solid binding. $10.00. Pure and Perceptual Snow - Two Climbs in The Andes of Peru - David Mazel - The Free Solo Press, 1987 - Excellent read condition. $9.00 A Climbers Climber - On The Trail With Carl Blaurock - Cordillera Press Inc, 1984 - Good pre-read condition. Asking $10.00. Buy 1, choose a complimentary title: If We Had A Boat – Green River Explorers. Adventurers and Runners - Roy Webb – University of Utah Press, 1996 – Overall good condition except there is minor water staining and warping on bottom right corner of last 40 pages. Touch the Top Of The World – Erick Weihenmayer – Penguin Group, 2002 – Fair, much read, solid binding and no torn pages. The Alaskan Highway, An Insider's Guide - Ron Dalby - As new Outdoor Guide To Using Your GPS – Steve Featherstone – Creative Publishing, 2004 – As new. Blind Descent, The Quest to Discover The Worlds Deepest Places. Near new condition without jacket. Hardback. Mountaineering - John Cleare - British Publication, Blandford Press Ltd.,Dorset, 1980 - As new. I haven't seen this one before. Beyond The Limits - Stacie Allison - Little, Brown and Company, 1993 - As new hard cover. Soft Paths – Bruce Hampton and David Cole – Nols, Stackpole Books, 1988 – Very good condition. Riding the Guerrilla Highway – Michael Devloo, 2010 – Excellent condition, Note inside the cover. - Bicycle Journey through South America. Ghost Stories of The Rocky Mountains - Barbara Smith - Lone Pine Publishing, 1999 - Good, well read condition. Canine Colorado, Where To Go With Your Dog And What To Do – Cindy Hirschfeld Fulcrum Publishing, Golden CO. – Got wet at some point but entirely readable with a solid binding. Fair. Talkeetna Good Time – Dennis Brown – Signed Copy – Copyright 2008 – Very good read condition. Alaska Tales, Vail Pass, – National Geographic Trails Illustrated Topo Maps – Revised 1987 Edition. Angle of Repose – Wallace Stegner – Penguin Books, 1971 – A book of fiction. In good read condition. Marking The Sparrows Fall – Wallace Stegner – Henry Holt and Company, Copyright 1992 – Collection of 15 essays, non fiction. Hard cover in very good read condition.
  7. Previous generation Bionic jacket, retailed for approximately $150.00. This is near new and at $34.00 not such a loss if used hard and without worry. Shipping included. Paypal - Send funds via Friends and Family or please add 4% if you prefer a "goods" payment. Or Venmo The North Face Apex Bionic XL Softshell Jacket. A burly, fairly thick soft shell jacket lined with midweight fleece. Outer is 96% polyester, 4% elastane for stretch, 100% polyester fleece interior. Velcro closure at the cuffs, zippered hands and a chest pocket, hem draw cord. Practically new without flaws or stains. Asking $34.00, shipped.
  8. Moderately used, MH waterproof/breathable shell. Ripstop nylon pullover with 1/2 length zipper. Size Large but works as a generous medium. - Hood rolls down and secures with Velcro. - Zippered hand pockets. - Fleece lined at the chin. - Waist and hem draw cords. - Articulated sleeves. - There are a few pulls on the left sleeve near the cuff to which I have applied Tenacious Tape. - Some dirt stains at bottom of the zipper that I haven't tried to remove. - Weight is 13oz. Overall the shell is in good and clean condition. Asking $38.00 shipped.
  9. Holubar Mountaineering - Boulder, CO 1946 - 1981. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holub… Very early Holubar. Made prior to the advent of using plastic zippers. - No tags. The original Holubar logo tags were sewn onto the hood fabric. See the photography for original spot. - 1.9 oz ripstop nylon. Slant box baffle construction. - Goose down filled. Since the model tag was also removed I can't say the temperature rating given by Holubar. Very lofty! 0-10 degree's? Approximate loft is 8". - Left zip, 1/3 length metal zipper that runs smoothly, more or less. Its a metal zipper......... - Draft tube backs the zipper and runs the full length of the side seam. - Outside width at the shoulders is 28". inside measurement from feet to neck is 6 feet. – Originally offered with a snap-in liner. This is unavailable. The bag is in very good, clean condition. A 3" portion of baffle stitching had come apart and was repaired by Ripstop Repairs, Boulder CO. Not only to be admired, ready for use. Asking $185.00 shipped. PPFF or venmo. Or Estes Park inspection and pickup. Photo 9 shows the logo placement on a different bag.
  10. Selling together for $38.00 shipped. PPFF or Venmo. (Was $48.00) Well used BD or Chouinard hexes. Initials inscribed on 4 pieces: - (2) #9 - (2) #8 - (1) #7 - (1) #4 - (1) #2 - (1) #1 Dug up Good shape #10 Wild Country Stopper All cables are in good shape without broken strands.
  11. Very lightly used W-II in 2 styles. No wear on the webbing. Soles excellent. Asking $55.00 per pair, shipped. Please pay by PPFF or add the goods fee if that’s your preference. Venmo as well. Open Toe Closed Big Toe 0
  12. Model is the Beta SL. - Gore Paclite lightweight fabric. - Water resistant zippers. - Double toggle pit zippers. On right side, the zipper runs fully to the hem for easier pull-on. - Helmet compatible hood. - Kangaroo front pocket. - Hem drawcord. - Weight is 11.5oz. Excellent condition without damage, wear or stains. I no longer need it. Asking $195.00 shipped. PPFF or Venmo payment. Sizing: - Arm pit to opposite, measured from pit zip to pit zip is 20". Tape was 1" below end of chest zipper. - Top of chest zipper at the chin, down the center front to the hem is 28". The back side of the body extends another 4". - Tops of shoulders, measurement from shoulder/top of arm seam to opposite side seam is 21". This is a straight line across the chest about 4" below the zipper end. - Lower on the body, 4" below the pocket zipper, pit zipper to opposite is 20" - Seam at top of arms to the sleeve cuff is 24&1/2".
  13. Profiles Of Light - A collection of black and white photographs of Mountains Rosa, Cervino, Gran Paradiso and Monte Bianco (Mount Blanc) by Italian mountain guide and photographer Davide Camisasca. Text is entirely in Italian and French - Publisher: Gressoney St. Jean (AO), Camisasca & Lerch, 2005 - 9&3/4"x13&1/4" hardcover, in good condition. Some water staining on outside back cover. $20.00 shipped. PPFF or Venmo. https://www.planetmountain.com/english/special/photos/scheda.lasso?keyid=1272 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monte_Rosa#Etymology
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