Introduction to Single Pitch Trad B - Seattle - 2018

Climbing Course

Introduction to Single Pitch Trad

Introduction to placing traditional gear in a single pitch crack climbing environment.

Registration is currently open only to Seattle intermediate climbing students. 

This course is designed to prepare students to learn the skills to lead climb single pitch traditional routes at crags. Students will be given time and education to safely and efficiently place gear and develop new climbing skills that will help them break into a new type of climbing.

Students must be already leading sport routes (bolted routes) to be eligible for this course. 

8 additional spots will be made available after January 15th.

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Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Kick Off Meeting
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Apr 3, 2018
Registration closes Apr 1
1 participant
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Registration closes Apr 18
2 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Fri, Apr 27, 2018
Registration closes May 27
6 participants
4 instructors
Weekend Field Trip 1
Sat, May 5, 2018 -
Sun, May 6, 2018
Registration closes May 3
1 participant
8 instructors
Weekend Field Trip 2
Sat, May 12, 2018
Registration closes May 10
5 participants on waitlist
6 instructors
Sun, May 13, 2018
Registration closes May 11
2 participants
5 instructors
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
Course Materials

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