WCR - Winter Mountaineering

Field trip: Winter Mountaineering & Advanced Crevasse Rescue

WCR - Winter Mountaineering - Cougar Mountain Crag

Learn the skills involved in a 2 person rope team, solo rescue

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 0.1 mi


Learn how to set up a rope for 2 person travel, as well as how to rescue your partner solo. Skills will be covered

  • Setting up the rope for 2 person travel
  • Belaying/multipitch belaying
  • Equalizing anchors with a block and tackle
  • Rappel to ascend transitions
  • Haul systems


Cougar Mountain Crag

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