Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Snow & Glacier Travel Skills


Seattle Basic Climbing Refresher Clinic - Snow & Glacier Travel Skills - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Practice Crevasse Rescue sytems and anchors

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  • Mon, Jun 25, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Moderate

Meet in the basement of the Seattle Program Center by 6:30 PM, or at Kite Hill (north of boat launch on 65th St) by 7:00PM.

The Seattle Basic Refresher Clinics offer Basic Alpine Climbing graduates and Glacier Travel 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 - Snow and Glacier Travel -  covers snow and glacier travel skills.

We will practice at Kite Hill from 7pm to 9pm.

Skills to be practiced at this clinic:

  • Crevasse Rescue using a 2-to-1 C-Pulley system taught to the 2018 Basic Students.

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Glacier gear, including harness, prussik loops, and a pulley.  Also bring your ice axe


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