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Rules of Mountaineering
A mountaineer who adopts Alpine style is referred to as an Alpine Mountaineer.. Maximum output with some simple thoughts...
Keep a map and check your location frequently
As you hike, compare and check the geographical features on the map and confirm your current location frequently. Bring a map even for familiar mountains. Hiking without a map is dangerous, even if you have a guide. You need to identify your current location in order to conserve your energy and set an appropriate pace. Check the current spot on a map if you get lost or separated from the group.