BC Lecture #2: Basic Skills

Lecture: Basic AlpineClimbing Course

BC Lecture #2: Basic Skills - Lacey Community Center

Second lecture for Olympia's Basic Climbing course

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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:

  • conditioning for climbing
  • snow belays
  • hands on belay practice.

Students:  please read  the following in Freedom of the HIlls, 9th edition: Ch. 4 on conditioning;  chapter 11, on rappelling; pages 357-360; and review chapters 9 and 10.  



Lacey Community Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

FOTH and note-taking materials.

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