Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #4 - Rock Evaluations

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic Alpine Field Trip #4 - Rock Evaluations - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Basic Field Trip #4 - Rock Evaluations including belays, rappels, climbing, and anchors. Morning session

  • Sat, Mar 30, 2024
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Morning session: 8am meet-up at South plaza, expected to run until noon

Rock evaluations, content and evaluation criteria, please see curriculum



Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Equipment:     Be sure to bring all the gear listed below. Mark your equipment so that you will be able to identify it when it gets mixed in with other gear.

  • Hiking boots or alpine boots or approach shoes or climbing shoes,
  • Climbing harness and helmet
  • Belay device
  • 2x locking carabiners,
  • 1x large locking pear shaped carabiner,
  • 2x other carabiners,
  • 120cm sewn nylon sling (or other PAS)
  • 2' Prussik Loop (aka Hero Loop) or other autoblock loop
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