WCR - 2 person glacier travel & crevasse rescue

Field trip: Winter Mountaineering & Advanced Crevasse Rescue

WCR - 2 person glacier travel & crevasse rescue - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Evening session practicing solo rescue skills

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Seattle Program Center Basement 6pm

Solo rescue skills include

  • Equalizing anchors with block and tackles
  • Transferring the weight
  • Rappel to ascend transitions
  • Building a C drop system
  • Hauling your partner out

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

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