Seattle Basic Climbing Lecture #5 - Glacier Travel

Lecture: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic Climbing Lecture #5 - Glacier Travel - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Basic Climbing Lecture

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  • Wed, Apr 29, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Meet at 7:00pm in Goodman Hall. This lecture runs until 9:00pm.

Reading assignment: from Freedom of the Hills, 9th ed.

  • Ch16 (review): Snow Travel and Climbing
  • Ch17: Avalanche Safety
  • Ch18: Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue
  • Ch22 (review): Leadership
  • Ch28: Mountain Weather

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

No gear needed.

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