Basic Climbing Class #3

Lecture: Basic Climbing Course

Basic Climbing Class #3 - Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

This class will go over snow travel and considerations when in a snow or glacier environment.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Class is from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.  Location is 1550 Rocky Point Rd. NW, Bremerton, WA  98312.

Alpine gear

Ice axe and crampon components and use

Self belay and self arrest

Ascending and descending

Anchors and belays

Alpine features

Snow formation

Avalanche evaluation, safety, and rescue

Mountain weather


Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


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