Workshop 1

Field trip: Introduction to Single Pitch Trad A

Workshop 1 - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Learn new climbing skills!

  • Tue, Mar 12, 2024
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Casual

6pm at the Basalt Columns

Skills Review for cleaning and rappelling skills. We will also begin learning about gear placement and anchor building


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

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 carabiners per sling
  • 3 locking carabiners
  • Auto blocking belay device, i.e. 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
  • Crack gloves or climbing tape
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