BC Lecture #1: Intro and Basic Skills - Lacey Community Center

Lecture: Basic Climbing Course

BC Lecture #1: Intro and Basic Skills - Lacey Community Center

First Lecture for Olympia's Basic Climbing class, after the Wilderness Skills module.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

We will meet at the Lacey Community Center,  6729 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey, WA 98503, from 6:30-9:30 PM.  

This lecture will focus on wilderness skills and the nuts and bolts of the course.   It will include an introduction to the course; student orientation; belay demonstration, and knot practice.

Foundational Skills-knots, belaying

Nuts and Bolts of Climbing, wilderness basics

Foundational Skills-knots, belaying

Students should read Freedom of the Hills, 9th edition:   ch. 9; basic safety system; and ch. 10; belaying; in addition to chapters 1,  2, 3, 5, 6, and 7, which were assigned to be read prior to Wilderness Skills.  

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Lacey Community Center


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Freedom of the hills, note taking materials, student manual.

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