IGT - Skills

Field trip: Intermediate Glacier Travel

IGT - Skills - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

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

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

1800 Program Center Basement

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

Ground school will happen in the Basement. For those ready to go vertical, you can use the north roof


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