Intermediate Snowshoeing Lecture

Lecture: Intermediate Snowshoeing Course

Intermediate Snowshoeing Lecture - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Lecture for the Seattle Backcountry Snowshoe Skills course.

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  • Moderate

Seattle Program Center, room  Goodman C, 7pm - 9:30pm.

The lecture will introduce and discuss the  following topics:
TOURS: The snowshoe trip experience
GEAR: Equipment
  • Winter Route-Finding
  • Walking in balance 
  • Self-belay
  • Self-arrest
  • Building an Emergency Shelter
  • Incident Response
  • Avalanche Awareness

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See course description.

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