Intermediate Glacier Travel Lecture

Lecture: Intermediate Glacier Travel

Intermediate Glacier Travel Lecture - Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

Intermediate glacier travel and winter mountaineering introduction including travel, crevasse rescue review and single person crevasse rescue, emergency winter shelters. Brief avalanche rescue review.

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

We will be via Zoom for this session. 6:30PM ready to begin. Will open the Zoom meeting around 6:20PM to get everyone situated. Zoom link to be added as soon as I receive it. 

We will be via Zoom for this session. 

Topics: Shelter building and winter camping; single person crevasse rescue for parties of 2; steep snow/ice travel and protection methods; discussion of when to shift protection mode; 


Mountaineers Kitsap Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • 2 Pickets
  • Climbing harness
  • Avalanche Gear (beacon, shovel, probe)
  • Crampons (for the FT)
  • Flotation (for the FT)
Trip Reports