Friction Climbing for Intermediates

Seminar: Friction Climbing for Intermediates

Friction Climbing for Intermediates - Leavenworth

Friction Climbing for Intermediates

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  • Sat, May 13, 2017 — Sun, May 14, 2017
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb, *Varies*
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Kristall's Restaurant in Leavenworth 8:45 on Saturday.

Two day seminar on friction slab climbing techniques. Designed for Intermediate or Crag students but suitable for Basic grads wanting to improve rock skills. First day will be top-roped and part of it in mountain boots. Second day will be all in rock shoes and will offer opportunities to lead on bolted slabs. 



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

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Clothing suitable for climbing on rough granite.

Harness with belay device


Slings and 'biners, quick draws if you have them

Mountain boots  and rock shoes 

Extra clothing: a few warm layers, parka

Lunch and water (we'll be above the road all day both days)

An appetite for learning technique and having fun in a safe environment

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