GTCR Session 4 - Rescue Systems

Lecture: Glacier Skiing/Snowboarding and Crevasse Rescue

GTCR Session 4 - Rescue Systems - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Crevasse Rescue Systems Session

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)


Seattle Program Center

7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Set up and use the three crevasse rescue systems covered in the course (z-pulley, c-pulley, and canadian drop loop).

Rotate through each position in the rope team (middle person, end person, and victim).

This is a full evening - be on time and prepared! Be sure to bring the step-by-step instructions from the course materials.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

All equipment EXCEPT uphill travel gear (skis/board/poles) and avalanche rescue gear (unless it has not been checked by an instructor).

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