BC Field Trip #7: Crevasse Rescue

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

BC Field Trip #7: Crevasse Rescue - Paradise (Mount Rainier)

Olympia Basic Climbing Course - Crevasse Rescue

  • Easy, Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft

Paradise lower parking lot - time TBD

Skills covered:

  • Z-pulley setup and operation
  • Direct haul 
  • 2:1 drop loop


  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please refer to the Student Manual.

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