Alpine Scramble Class #3

Lecture: Alpine Scrambling Course

Alpine Scramble Class #3 - Online Classroom

Class 3 will be a Zoom Meeting to cover winter scramble techniques for Kitsap 2020 students and instructors. The number will be published or updated when it is received for this meeting.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Nov 1, 2020

10:30am to 12:30pm

During this brief lecture, I will try to answer any questions you have and discuss a few important items before our winter field trip up at Paradise.    Please read snow travel sections in your Freedom of the Hills text which would involve crampons, snowshoes, ice ax use, walking in balance, hypothermia, glissading and avalanche awareness.

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Mountaineering boots
  • Helmet
  • Diaper/Hasty Harness or Lightweight Alpine Climbing Harness
  • 2 Hero Loops
  • 2 Locking Carabiners
  • Appropriate clothing for a scramble
  • Backpack
  • Ten Essentials
  • Any other gear you want to ask questions about and/or discuss with a leader
  • snow shoes
  • 12 point steel crampons
  • ice as
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