Intermediate Snowshoeing Lecture 1 - Introduction

Lecture: Intermediate Snowshoeing Course

Intermediate Snowshoeing Lecture 1 - Introduction - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

First lecture for the Seattle Intermediate Snowshoeing course.

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  • Casual

6:30 pm in Goodman A

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
  • —Brief Intro on Avalanche Awareness

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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See course description.

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