Ropes & Anchors Clinic for Scrambling - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Clinic

Ropes & Anchors Clinic for Scrambling - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

A ropes and anchors hands on clinic for new (and Old) Scramble Leaders or those anticipating becoming a scramble leader in the future.

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COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate

Meeting in the Basement primarily. 

6.30pm - 8.30pm at the Seattle Program Center

This clinic is for people wanting to learn and practice using ropes and setting up anchors for scrambling useful for leader and prospective trip leaders.
Topics include:
Leader kits to bring on scrambling trips
Descending kits for trip participants
Knots
Anchor materials
Anchor fundamentals
Handlines
Protected downclimbing
Other topics depending on time

If you're a current Scrambling Trip Leader then please bring your rope "kit" which you bring on all your trips (if you have one).
If you're wanting to become a new Scramble Trip Leader then see this page for more information. 

Route/Place

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See above

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