BC Activity: Rock Gym Climbing Night

Lecture: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

BC Activity: Rock Gym Climbing Night - Cirque Climbing Gym

Climbing, belaying and protection practice at the new Cirque Climbing Gym in Lacey.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

We will be meeting Sunday 5/7/16 before 6PM at;

Cirque Climbing
8276 28th Ct NE
Lacey, WA 98516

During this field trip you will be; practicing top rope climbing, belaying a lead climber, discussing placing pro, and practicing removing pro.

Before the field trip you must go online and fill out the waiver here;


Review the techniques found in FOTH pages 216 through 237 to practice both Saturday and Sunday.

Review this video on the PBUS (pull, brake, under, slide) belay technique;


Review this video on belaying a lead climber;



Cirque Climbing Gym

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


Harness, large locker carabiner, belay gloves, belay device, small locker, rock shoes (if you have them), nut tool (if you have one)


Harness, large locker carabiner, belay gloves, belay device, rock shoes (if you have them)

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