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Anchoring Tents in Snow
This is a diagram of the method recommended to me by one of my climbing mentors. According to him, it is (or at least was at one point in time) the preferred method taught by NOLS.

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camp-1very usefull

camp-1

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thank's just in time. wasn't sure how to pitch my tent in the snow. been fiddling with it for a while but snow is not very common here, so thank's again.
cheerz.
Posted Jul 24, 2006 8:50 am

rematoreMe too!!

rematore

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Thanks. I had been wondering about that.
Posted Jan 16, 2007 7:08 am

rkymtnNicely done

rkymtn

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This is a great illustration of a solid snow anchor. One additional step could be handy. That is to work harden (pack down) the snow.
Posted Jan 2, 2008 1:21 pm

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TheBootfitterSubmitted by TheBootfitter
on Jul 12, 2006 10:37 pm

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