Intense Basic Field Trip

Field trip: Intensive Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Intense Basic Field Trip - Austin Pass (winter)

Intense Basic Field Trips #5, 6, and 7: Snow and Glacier Travel Skills

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  • Fri, Jun 23, 2017 — Sun, Jun 25, 2017
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 2.0

Depart Mountaineers Program Center at 6 AM on Friday, June 24.

For Intense Basic Students only.

Friday night will be spent snow camping.

We will have bunk-style accommodations at Mount Baker Lodge Saturday night. Dinner will be provided on Saturday. Breakfast will be provided on Sunday.

Students and instructors will be responsible for all other meals. 


Austin Pass (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Basic glacier equipment as specified in Student Handbook. Overnight snow gear required for Friday night. We will coordinate group gear as the field trip date nears.

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