Intermediate Climbing Lecture - Rescue Methods 1

Lecture: Intermediate Alpine Climbing Essentials

Intermediate Climbing Lecture - Rescue Methods 1 - Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

Intermediate climbing lecture introducing climbing self-rescue methods. We will also develop and practice skills.

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Zoom conference at 6:30 PM. 


Zoom Conference ala Phase 2. 

Be ready to tie a mariner hitch, a 3:1 radium release hitch and a Munter-mariner hitch at this session - in the comfort of your own home!


Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

A length of accessory cord to tie rescue hitches is the only item truly required for the Zoom session. The items below for the field trip:

Climbing rack, alpine draws and 6 locking carabiners and prusiks to perform self-rescue operations.

Do bring a cordelette, 6 locking carabiners, single and double length slings  in addition to your harness, helmet and belay gloves. Please do study the handout and read the Self Rescue books you have access to. Will help you be much better prepared for this topic that can seem complicated at the beginning.

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