Intermediate Field Trip 3 - Self-Rescue

Field trip: Intermediate Anchors & Self-Rescue Unit

Intermediate Field Trip 3 - Self-Rescue - Cougar Mountain Crag

Technical rescue skills to save you and your partner when things go wrong!

Info
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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 0.1 mi

TBD

At the field trip, we'll have 5 segments and won't move to the next segment until every team has completed each segment.
1 - Orientation - Talk about expectations for personal safety, answer questions, then walk them through the anchors that have been set up. 
2 - Assisted rappels (tandem) and belaying from anchor - short haul and short lower.  
 
3 - Rescuing Second from Direct Belay using Terrain
 
4 - Rescuing Second from Harness Belay using Technical Ledge
 
5 - Wrap Up
Route/Place

Cougar Mountain Crag


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

To be discussed at lecture

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