Seattle MAC - Crevasse Rescue Skills Practice Night

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Crevasse Rescue Skills Practice Night - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

An evening practice session focusing on crevasse rescue & raising systems, to complement our full day crevasse rescue workshops. This skills workshop has prerequisites, see leader's notes for details. 6-8:30pm

  • Casual
  • FULL, 4 on waitlist (16 capacity)
  • FULL (4 capacity)
  • 3 (4 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Basement 6pm

Mountaineers Program Center basement, 6-8:30pm

These practice nights are intended to supplement the full-day crevasse rescue workshops. This is a complex skill that MAC students should practice as frequently as possible. These practice sessions are a great venue for getting that practice in. 

Prerequisites: Attendance at 2 of the glacier skills practice nights and a crevasse rescue workshop. Attendance at a minimum of 2 of these workshops is a prerequisite for the snow 1 and snow 2 field trips. 

Route/Place

Mountaineers Seattle Program Center


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • belay device w/ locker
  • PAS w/ locker
  • Prusik cord (autoblock length) w/ locker
  • Texas prusik cords (tied according to instructions on this page) w/
    • one locker for waist prusik
    • optional chest harness webbing w/ non-locker
  • 2-4 non-lockers w/ alpine slings
  • 1-2 extra locking carabiners 
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