Intermediate Rescue Methods Field Trip

Field trip: Intermediate Alpine Climbing Essentials

Intermediate Rescue Methods Field Trip - Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

Phase 2 Trip. 8 participants total. We will do two of these to pick up the whole class. Intermediate Rescue Methods Field Trip at School Rock. All should travel less than 125 miles to this field trip. Follow our Covid-19 code of conduct.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

Gold Creek trailhead for Green Mountain at 0800. We will hike to School Rock for the Field Trip.


This will be the first trip we will do to get the course moving again. Please review the Mountaineers Covid-19 code of conduct here: 

And the Covid-19 response page here:


Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Rock climbing equipment with 6 locking carabiners and prusiks to execute self-rescue techniques. The same equipment list from the associated lecture should suffice. Rock shoes if you desire, but boots will be more comfortable and adequate for this trip.

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