Intro to Gear Placement


Intro to Gear Placement - Leavenworth

First priority for sign up is students who were part of Seattle's single and multi pitch trad modules that were cancelled this year. General climbing community sign up will open August 15.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Tue, Sep 22, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb, *Varies*, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate


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

Please note that this seminar is being offered for free since COVID has impacted many people's personal finances. If your finances have been unaffected during this time or you'd like to support The Mountaineers organization which has been heavily impacted please consider a suggested donation of $25+ for this clinic and donate at



  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness
  • See full route/place details.
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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