Seattle MAC - Anchors/Cleaning Routes Workshop

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Anchors/Cleaning Routes Workshop - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

CANCELED AS OF 4/22 Rescheduled from April 5th - this workshop will cover the building and use of ERNEST anchors and give students the chance to practice using them, as well as cleaning routes when they are done climbing.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sun, May 3, 2020
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • 15 (15 capacity)
  • 3 (3 capacity)
  • 2 (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy


Prerequisites - Attendance at lead climbing workshops and competency in lead climbing


students will earn:


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Comfortable clothing suitable for climbing. Come prepared to be outside, check the weather and bring appropriate layers. 

All climbing gear available to be borrowed from The Mountaineers. 

Participants will need:

  • Harness
  • Belay device / locking carabiner
  • Helmet
  • Climbing Shoes
  • Personal anchor system / locking carabiner
  • Anchor building materials such as:
    • Cordelette
    • Double sling
    • 4 locking carabiners
  • Prusik cord / locking carabiner
  • Quickdraws
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