Scrambling Rope Techniques Workshop

Clinic

Scrambling Rope Techniques Workshop - View Ridge Playfield

A 2-hour skill check session for aspiring scramble leaders who have completed the Everett Scrambling online lecture & quiz portions of the Scrambling Rope Techniques workshop. (There is only one instructor for this session, so cannot accommodate aspiring scramble leaders from other branches at this time.)

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Challenging

7:00 PM

View Ridge Playfield (parking area = 7130 45th Ave NE, Seattle WA)

This skill-check session will cover usage of an emergency descent rope (and a few other lightweight pieces of climbing gear) in scrambling terrain. Includes decision-making criteria for determining if the situation & terrain are appropriate for using a rope. 

Route/Place

View Ridge Playfield


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Boots
  • Diaper harness
  • Sling (1" webbing)
  • Locking carabiner
  • Prusik sling
  • Ice Axe
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