Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Fundamental Skills & Belaying

Clinic

Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Fundamental Skills & Belaying - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Anchor rigging skills, using bolts and natural features for the anchors. Belaying directly off the anchor.

  • Mon, Nov 19, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Meet in the basement of the Seattle building at 6pm (or whenever you can make it).

 

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 [link]


This  Seattle Basic Refresher Clinic - Fundamental Skills -  covers the fundamental skills needed before venturing into the mountains. 

Skills to be practiced:

  • Focused vs Equalizing anchor rigging off bolts and natural protection.
  • Belaying off an anchor, with discussion on when this might be appropriate.
Route/Place

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Standard alpine climbing gear.

  • harness
  • slings
  • carabiners
  • cordelette 
  • hemet recommended

Ice axes are NOT needed for this clinic.

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