Snow Travel Field Trip

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Snow Travel Field Trip - Mount Baker Recreation Area

Basic Snow Travel

Info
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  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,640 ft

TBD

During this amazing field trip Basic Mountaineering students will learn the basics of snow travel including walking and climbing in balance, self arrest, self belay, descending snow, snow anchors and roped team travel and team arrest. 

Route/Place

Mount Baker Recreation Area


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Refer to the gear matrix in the student manual for required gear.  Please bring chips for your favorite instructor!

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