Introduction to Leading Bolted Routes  May/June 2015

Climbing Course

Introduction to Leading Bolted Routes

Introduction to Leading Bolted Routes - Seattle

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers course.

The Introduction to Leading Bolted Routes Course is a program of classroom instruction designed to equip students with the fundamental technical skills and experience necessary to safely lead climb well bolted single pitch routes.

Instruction Topics:

  • Belaying/rappelling/cleaning/equipment
  • Clipping techniques
  • Route risk assessment
  • Clipping
  • Face climbing techniques
  • Leading a route

Participants must be top roping comfortably at the 5.9 level to register.
The course consists of four evening workshops  plus one FT to be scheduled. 

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Introduction to Leading on Bolts Workshop
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Jun 22, 2015
0 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Sep 18, 2017
Registration closed Sep 16
0 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Sep 25, 2017
Registration closed Sep 23
1 participant
1 instructor
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Oct 2, 2017
Registration closed Sep 30
1 participant
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Oct 9, 2017
Registration closed Oct 7
1 participant
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Feb 6, 2018
Registration closed Feb 4
3 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Feb 13, 2018
Registration closed Feb 11
1 participant
1 instructor
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Feb 27, 2018
Registration closed Nov 25
1 participant
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Apr 3, 2018
Registration closed Apr 1
1 participant
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, May 5, 2020
Registration closed May 3
11 participants
Introduction to Leading on Bolted Routes Classes - RETIRED
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Mar 28, 2016
Registration closed Mar 14
1 participant on waitlist
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Apr 11, 2016
Registration closed Mar 14
0 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Apr 18, 2016
Registration closed Mar 15
1 participant
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Apr 25, 2016
Registration closed Mar 15
0 participants
3 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Sep 12, 2016
Registration closed Aug 29
1 participant
1 instructor
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Registration closed Aug 29
2 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Oct 3, 2016
Registration closed Aug 29
5 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Registration closed Aug 29
2 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Registration closed Oct 11
0 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Oct 27, 2016
Registration closed Oct 25
0 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Nov 1, 2016
Registration closed Oct 30
0 participants
1 instructor on waitlist
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Nov 17, 2016
Registration closed Nov 15
0 participants
1 instructor
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Jan 17, 2017
Registration closed Dec 30
0 participants
1 instructor on waitlist
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Jan 31, 2017
Registration closed Dec 30
5 participants
1 instructor on waitlist
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Feb 14, 2017
Registration closed Dec 30
5 participants
1 instructor on waitlist
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Registration closed Dec 30
5 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Mar 23, 2017
Registration closed Mar 21
0 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Apr 13, 2017
Registration closed Apr 11
0 participants
4 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
Registration closed Apr 18
0 participants
0 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Registration closed Apr 25
0 participants
3 instructors
Leading on Bolts Field Trip
Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)
Sat, May 30, 2020 -
Sun, May 31, 2020
Registration closed Nov 17
0 participants
2 instructors
Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)
Sat, Jun 6, 2020 -
Sun, Jun 7, 2020
Registration closed Jun 4
12 participants
Roster
Required Equipment

Course equipment:  Climbing harness; Helmet; Rock shoes; 2 personal anchoring devices (an appropriate double sling in addition to a manufactured PAS is acceptable); 2 locking 'biners; ATC belay device with large pear shaped locking 'biner; 6 quickdraws.  Anchoring materials will also be required--this will be discussed at the first evening session.   Feel free to contact leader(s) if you have questions.     

Course Materials

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