Seattle Basic SIG SNOW FT - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, & Roped Travel)

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic SIG SNOW FT - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, & Roped Travel) - Colchuck Peak/East Route

Basic Field Trip #6 - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, Roped Travel)

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  • Sat, May 14, 2016 — Sun, May 15, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing, Scrambling
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,100 ft

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leader permission only.  This is part of the SIG snow overnight for both Sat and Sun,
for the afct(art freeman climbing team) sig group.

This field trip will focus on introducing basic climbing class students to the basics of snow belays, snow anchors, crevasse rescue including both 2:1 & 3:1 raising systems, traveling together on a rope, snow camping, and expectations for an alpine start. 

Route/Place

Colchuck Peak/East Route



  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Enchantment Lakes

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
  • See full route/place details.
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