Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners - Private Residence

Gear and knots practice for Foothills SIGs. Details to be shared later.

Info
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  • Sun, Dec 15, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Casual

6:30-9:00 pm in Issaquah.  Address will be shared privately with attendees.

We will eat and socialize from 6:30 to 7, either potluck or chip in for pizza, TBD later.  

Students should complete the following reading from Freedom of the Hills before this event:  Chapters 2 and 3 on Clothing, Gear,  and Equipment and Chapter 9 on Basic Safety Systems.

We will go over gear that students will need for the course, and we will work on knot tying.  

Route/Place

Private Residence


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Bring your practice rope.  Paper and pen are helpful for taking notes or a phone to record video and take photos of knots and gear.  

Bring your harness and one or two locking carabiners.  Make sure everything is labeled.  

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