Advanced Alpine Rock Skill Series


Advanced Alpine Rock Skill Series - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Advanced Alpine Rock Clinic. Anchors: Presentation of anchor systems followed by drills and practice of material. Incorporating the rope; V-Clove; shortening/lengthening W anchors; Quad, etc. This clinic is intended for graduates of intermediate rock coursework and have multi-pitch climbing experience.

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  • Wed, May 18, 2022
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Rock Climb
  • Adults
  • Challenging

Seattle Program Center

7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
 South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side, South Plaza: Boulder Field

Skill clinic that will cover anchor systems to help those achieve longer multi-pitch rock objectives in the alpine.

Knots to know

Clove hitch


Figure 8 on a bight (and rethread)

Double figure 8 (bunny ears)

Alpine butterfly

Munter hitch

Girth hitch


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Equipment needed

-Climbing harness

-4 Locking carabiners (at least one HMS)


-one quickdraw

-one 60cm alpine draw

-one 120cm (or 180cm) alpine draw

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