GTCR Session 3 - Knots, Belaying and Prusiking

Lecture: Glacier Skiing/Snowboarding and Crevasse Rescue

GTCR Session 3 - Knots, Belaying and Prusiking - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Knots, Belaying and Prusiking

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)


Seattle Program Center

7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Tie all course knots and demonstrate required belays while wearing fingered gloves, WITHOUT assistance from an instructor.

Practice prusiking up a rope while hanging from your harness with your skis/board.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Bring ALL required course equipment including skis/board and boots (avalanche rescue gear is not required if an instructor has already seen and approved it).

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