Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Alpine Rock Climbing Skills


Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Alpine Rock Climbing Skills - Leavenworth

Refresher Rock - Leavenworth. Practice climbing, belaying, rappelling skills. (Date is tentative.)

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  • Mon, Jun 4, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Crag Rock Climb, *Varies*, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate

Meet at Snow Creek Parking lot at 9:30 am

We will then drive to Swanson's Garden (Lower Clamshell). Mid-day we may migrate to Cebe Wallace's friction area, just below Givler's Dome.

The Seattle Basic Refresher Clinics offer Basic Alpine Climbing graduates, and non-Mountaineer members with equivalent training and experience, the opportunity to review the skills and techniques they learned in the course.  Cost per clinic: $0
More information on the Seattle Basic Refresher Clinics series 

This  Seattle Basic Refresher Clinic - Alpine Rock Skills -  covers the alpine rock climbing skills. 

Clinic Materials (Information from the Basic Alpine Climbing Course Materials)

Skills to be practiced:

  • Rock climbing (including face climbing, crack climbing, and friction climbing, depending on the climbing area).
  • Belaying (top-rope and lead-climbing)
  • Rappelling
  • Anchor building


  • 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

Rock climbing gear.  Bring extra slings for anchors if you have any

Helmet required.

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