Weekend Field Trip 2

Field trip: Introduction to Single Pitch Trad

Weekend Field Trip 2 - Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)

Put your lead skills to the test outside!

Info
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  • Sun, Apr 30, 2017
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Oak Creek Elk Station

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.

Students must sign up for either Sat or Sun.  Half the class will attend one of the weekend days to lead climb

Route/Place

Vantage (Frenchman Coulee)


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Required:

  • 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
Optional:
  • smaller Camelots optional; BDC3's, or any other brand  
  • chalk bag
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