Ropes & Anchors Clinic for Scrambling


Ropes & Anchors Clinic for Scrambling - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Fundamentals for setting up anchors for handlines and protected downclimbing, plus other related topics

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

6pm - 9pm at the Seattle Program Center

This clinic is for people wanting to become a Seattle Scrambling Trip Leader and also for existing trip leaders.
Topics include:
Leader kits to bring on scrambling trips
Descending kits for trip participants
Anchor materials
Anchor fundamentals
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. 


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See above

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