Mountaineering is by its very nature a potentially hazardous activity. The core of mountaineering is decision-making and self-responsibility. Prior and competent knowledge is assumed and information supplied here is not intended to be the only source of information. Every attempt is made to ensure that information provided here is correct and safe, but it is not a substitute for your judgement. In using the provided information, the reader hereby releases the authors and providers of said information from any liability, including death, that may result.