Climbing Ice

Yvon Chouinard Climbing Ice Reviews Summary

Ratings Breakdown

Rated 4.6 by 25 people

Pros from Reviews

  • Classic photos
  • Good history
  • Practical technique advice
  • Information on non-vertical ice
  • Recommended by new books
  • Great reading
  • Valid technique discussion
  • Interesting historical perspective

Cons from Reviews

  • Dated
  • Doesn't cover modern techniques
  • Lost on new generation
  • Not enough information on mixed climbing
  • Limited to old school alpine ice climbing
  • Limited to French technique
  • No cons
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