Intermediate Climbing Course   - Olympia - 2017

Climbing Course

Intermediate Climbing Course

Intermediate Climbing Course - Olympia

The intermediate climbing course provides classroom and field instruction designed to teach the techniques of safe climbing on rock, hard snow, ice, and mixed alpine terrain. Leadership and safety skills are major components of the course. The Olympia intermediate climbing course is offered in a module format that includes instruction on winter mountaineering including emergency shelter construction and avalanche safety and rescue; leading on rock including setting pro, building and equalizing anchors, swinging leads and self-rescue; hard snow and glacier travel including German and French technique; and vertical ice climbing including the placing of ice screws and swinging leads on 60+ degree ice.

For more information and dates go to Olympiamountaineers.org click on course and then Intermediate.

 

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Intermediate Rock Field Trip 2
Leavenworth
Sat, Jun 23, 2018 -
Sun, Jun 24, 2018
Registration closes Jun 21
1 participant
0 instructors
Olympia Intermediate Hard Snow
Panorama Point to Skyline Trail
Sat, Jul 14, 2018
Registration closes Jul 12
3 participants on waitlist
Olympia Intermediate Ice 1 Field Trip
Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs
Sat, Aug 25, 2018 -
Sun, Aug 26, 2018
Registration closes Aug 23
2 participants on waitlist
Olympia Intermediate Ice Field Trip 2
Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs
Sat, Sep 8, 2018 -
Sun, Sep 9, 2018
Registration closes Sep 6
0 participants

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