Intro to Gear Placement - Index Town Walls


Intro to Gear Placement - Index Town Walls

First priority for sign up is students who were part of Seattle's single and multi pitch trad modules. General climbing community sign up will open Aug 1.

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  • Sun, Aug 16, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Meet at 6:30 a.m. in front of Bush Hotel in Index to hike to Hag Crag

A one day outing focused on learning how to place traditional rock gear (cams and nuts) with the opportunity to mock lead.

Suggested donation of $30 for this clinic for those who are not part of the intermediate package program.


Index Town Walls

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Harness, shoes, belay device.

6-8 alpine draws (singles and 1-2 doubles)

Rock gear (any cams or nuts or hexes or tri-cams). Instructors should have enough gear to supplement what students have.

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