Weekend Field Trip 2

Field trip: Introduction to Single Pitch Trad

Weekend Field Trip 2 - Leavenworth

Put your lead skills to the test outside!

  • Sun, May 13, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb, *Varies*, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meeting place and time discussed in class

This field trip will be your first opportunity to actually lead a climb! You will start out either practicing mock leading or jump right into a lead role. Students will lead at least two routes by end of the trip.



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

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness
  • See full route/place details.
  • Red Marker
    47.588592, -120.675209
    47.5885918815 -120.67520941
  • Red Marker
    47.612331, -120.949774
    47.6123305521 -120.949773788
Required Equipment

Required Equipment


  • one set of Camelots size .3 to a #3
  • full set of nuts
  • helmet
  • harness
  • rock shoes
  • 2 personal anchors
  • 6 24 inch alpine slings with 2 wire gate biners per sling
  • 3 locking biners
  • auto blocking belay device, ei petzle reverso, BD ATC Guide, mega jel
  • nut tool
  • 20 feet cordalette, 6M nylon, 5M tech cord or spectra
  • smaller Camelots optional; BDC3's, or any other brand  
  • chalk bag
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