Rock Field Trip

Field trip: Alpine Scrambling Course

Rock Field Trip - Mount Erie

Seattle Alpine Scramble Rock Field Trip

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  • Moderate


A this all day field trip you will learn and practice these skills:

  • Climbing and down-climbing fairly steep rocks faces and slabs.
  • Traveling in boulder fields, talus and scree.
  • Descending with the aid of self-belay devices.

Mount Erie

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

All your scrambling gear including your helmet, but leave your ice axe at home

See the Alpine Scramble Course Manual for details

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