Intermediate Alpine Ice - 2016

Climbing Course

Intermediate Alpine Ice

Intermediate Alpine Ice Course

Info
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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
Wed, Jul 19, 2017
Registration closed Jul 17
7 participants
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Jul 24, 2018
Registration closed Jul 22
12 participants
Everett Intermediate Alpine Ice Field Trip - RETIRED
Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs
Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -
Sun, Aug 20, 2017
Registration closed Aug 10
0 participants
Everett Intermediate Alpine Ice Field Trip
Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs
Sat, Aug 4, 2018 -
Sun, Aug 5, 2018
Registration closed Aug 2
0 participants
Roster
Required Equipment
  • Mountaineering boots
  • 12 point crampons
  • Ice tool, a matched pair is nice to have, but you can get away with a single tool
  • 3 or 4 Ice screws (at least one 22 cm for making v-threads
Course Materials

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