Weekend Field Trip 2

Field trip: Introduction to Single Pitch Trad

Weekend Field Trip 2 - Tieton River: Royal Columns

Put your lead skills to the test outside!

  • Sun, Apr 29, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meeting location will be covered during the Kick Off Meeting.

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.


Tieton River: Royal Columns

  • Red Marker
    46.726620, -120.810857
    46.7266203762 -120.810856819
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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