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Marching outdoors sloping land areas
Mountaineering and trekking

Areas of steep terrain

Regardless of the type of soil that covers it (rock, snow, soil, vegetation, etc.)., The steep terrain, sloping, steep to be transitive (raised or lowered, climbing or down climbing) given certain precautions: Do not walk ahead of the slope…

Mountaineering and trekking

Areas of rock girls

A flat terrain full of rocks girls (smaller than a handball or handball ball) due to soft mineral (conglomerate, limestone, etc.). Usually easy to navigate, but hunting for the joints. However, if these are lining a slope, the issue…


Do not walk ahead of the slope

Do not walk ahead of the slope or straight. If walking through steep terrain during a descent, must be lowered, or side to side, zig-zag. Thus, the decline will not only be simple, but likely will avoid a more…


Exercise caution when changing terrain and slope

When change of terrain (snow stone, ground to ground stone mixed, etc.. Etc.) Often will have to change both the gait and the equipment or material adjustments to relocate (boots, poles, crampons, etc.). The same will happen when we…