In-Canyon Rescue Practice - Change Creek


In-Canyon Rescue Practice - Change Creek

A rescue practice session for Intermediate Course Graduates or other qualified canyoneers

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  • Intermediate Canyon
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 2.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 900 ft

Preliminary plan: Meet at the parking lot at 7:30. Plan for it to be a long day as we will likely spend an hour or so at each rappel.

A day spent in-canyon, with the objective of practicing rescue skill at most or all drops.

We'll have some prepared scenarios, but if there's something specific you want to practice, let me know.

Dress warm - dry suit is recommended. Plan to do a lot of standing around, eyes-on work.


Change Creek

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

standard canyoning equipment, including mechanical ascenders and progress capture pulleys.

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