Intense Basic Field Trip

Field trip: Intensive Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Intense Basic Field Trip - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Please join us for an optional evening review of some skills that will help you succeed in Intense Basic.

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  • Mon, Jun 13, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Urban Adventure
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

6:30 PM at the South Plaza of the Mountaineers Program Center

This practice session is for 2016 Intense Basic students who are hoping to get a head start on some of the skills that will be necessary during the 9 day course.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Belay device
  • Personal anchor (sewn double runner or commercial PAS)
  • Hero loop (or 4' of cordelette)
  • 2-3 locking carabiners
  • 2-3 nonlocking carabiners
  • Prusik material (cordelette lengths per the course handbook)
  • Belay gloves
  • Rock shoes and/or Mountaineering boots
  • Any other gear that you have questions about!
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