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Beta on staying hydrated on alpine climbs

Aug. 19th 2010

Carrying water on your back while alpine climbing can affect your center of gravity and potentially leak in a place you don’t want water leaking. SCARPA team member Stephen Koch offers up some tips for how he modifies plastic bottles so he can carry water easily on his harness, and simultaneously re-use plastic bottles.

Scroll around his YouTube Channel too – he’s posted a bunch of these ‘how-to’ vids on tips that he’s discovered from decades as a pro climber/mountain guide.

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