BC Field Trip #5: Rock Fundamentals

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

BC Field Trip #5: Rock Fundamentals - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Olympia Basic Climbing Course - Rock Fundamentals

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Will be provided to participants. Students attend either Saturday or Sunday, but date assignments will be organized by group when the course begins.

Skills covered:

  • Belaying
  • Rappelling
  • Belay escape
  • PBUS
  • Texas prusik
  • Anchor evaluation
  • Placing pro
  • Rock climbing techniques
  • Rock climbing etiquette

Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please refer to the Student Manual.

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