Intermediate Alpine Ice - Everett - 2024

Climbing Course

Intermediate Alpine Ice

Intermediate Alpine Ice Course - Everett

Course Description

This course prepares students to travel safely on moderate to steep alpine ice.

Course Outcomes

  • Evaluate ice conditions
  • Move efficiently and confidently
  • Place effective protection
  • Build ice anchors
  • Strategize and adapt leading safely based on terrain

Badges you will earn:

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Intermediate Alpine Ice Lecture
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Jul 18, 2024
Registration opens Jun 1
11 participants
Everett Intermediate Alpine Ice Field Trip
Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs
Sat, Aug 3, 2024 -
Sun, Aug 4, 2024
Registration closed Aug 5
11 participants
Required Equipment
  • Mountaineering boots
  • 12 point crampons
  • Ice tool, a matched pair is nice to have, but you can get by with a single tool
  • 3 or 4 Ice screws (at least one 22 cm for making v-threads)
  • 1 Cordelette
  • 2 9/16" Tubular webbing  slings- un-sewn.
  • 4 Sewn Alpine Draws- 2 single, 2 double
Course Materials

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