Intro to Gear Placement


Intro to Gear Placement - Index Town Walls

Location changed to Index from Tieton as of Sept. 3rd

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  • Sat, Sep 5, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Easy

Index at 8AM in front of Bush House

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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