Basic Field Trip #1 - Knots

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Basic Field Trip #1 - Knots - Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

Basic FT - Knots

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

8:00 AM at the Gold Creek Trailhead

Student will work on knots, ropes, belaying.  Ten essentials will be checked.  We will cap then enjoy a hike and scramble through the area.


Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Bring pack, ten essentials, helmet, climbing harness, belay device, at least one locking carabiner. mountaineering boots, appropriate clothing for the conditions, lunch, and water.


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