Crack Climbing


Crack Climbing - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Evening session for the Byne-Hoover mentor group to practice crack-climbing technique on the columns. This is intended for the mentor group only. Leader permission required if you're from outside the mentor group. If weather is bleak, we'll head to Vertical World Magnolia instead of cancelling.

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  • Mon, Apr 15, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Meet at the Basalt Columns at 6pm

Practice climbing cracks and get pointers from more seasoned crack climbers. Come prepared to fist, foot and hand jam.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

hand jammies or tape for making yourself some crack gloves.

  • harness
  • belay device
  • climbing shoes (if you have climbing shoes that aren't velcro bring those but any shoes will work).
  • cams optional
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