Introduction to Single Pitch Trad C - Seattle - 2019

Climbing Course

Introduction to Single Pitch Trad

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

---Early registration will happen November 19th though Dec 9 for Intermediate Package Students--- Please do not apply or register if you are not part of the 2019 Intermediate Climbing Package with Seattle. Regular registration will open January 1st.

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. 

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Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Kick Off Meeting
Seattle Program Center
Wed, Apr 3, 2019
Registration opens Nov 17; Instructor registration open now
20 participants
5 instructors
Workshop
Seattle Program Center
Wed, Apr 17, 2019
Registration opens Nov 17; Instructor registration open now
20 participants
10 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Wed, Apr 24, 2019
Registration opens Nov 17; Instructor registration open now
20 participants
10 instructors
Weekend Field Trip 1
Tieton River: Royal Columns
Sat, May 4, 2019 -
Sun, May 5, 2019
Registration opens Nov 17; Instructor registration open now
20 participants
10 instructors
Weekend Field Trip 2
Tieton River: Royal Columns
Sat, May 11, 2019
Registration opens Nov 17; Instructor registration open now
10 participants
5 instructors
Tieton River: Royal Columns
Sun, May 12, 2019
Registration closes Apr 27
10 participants
5 instructors
Roster
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
Course Materials

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