Intermediate Glacier Travel - Kitsap 2020

Climbing Course

Intermediate Glacier Travel

Intermediate Glacier Travel Module of the Intermediate Climbing Course. The course consists of advanced survival skills like snow cave construction, single-person crevasse rescue and snow anchors for steep snow climbing.

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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 course.

*COVID-19 UPDATE: THIS COURSE IS NOT CURRENTLY CANCELED. PLEASE INQUIRE WITH THE COURSE LEADER FOR FURTHER UPDATES.*

Learn more skills to travel over steep snow and glaciers efficiently and with confidence. 

Prerequisites: Intermediate Alpine Mountaineering I/Self-Rescue I course or equivalent, and AIARE Level I course.

Applicable Standards:

  • ●  Winter mountaineering, including:

    • Winter camping

    • ▪  Application of climbing skills in winter conditions

    • ▪  Emergency winter shelters

 

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

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Required Equipment

Glacier travel equipment, harness, helmet, crampons, ice axe.

Two pickets required for each student.

2 Ice Screws if you have them.

Course Materials

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