Intermediate Alpine Ice Module - Tacoma - 2019

Climbing Course

Intermediate Ice Module

This course will help students develop the necessary skills to climb alpine ice routes.

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This module is designed for Tacoma  Intermediate Climbing Program student only. The focus will be on leading alpine ice routes. Skills practiced will  include crampon and ice tool techniques, setting ice screws, and anchor building. techniques.

 Students must have passed the Intermediate Snow Skills Module, Intermediate Anchors and Self-Rescue Module and the Intermediate Glacier Travel Module  as prerequisites to this course.

Badges you will earn:

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

Required Equipment


2 Ice tools

3-4 Ice Screws



2 Pickets


Assortment of slings and carabiners

Rescue pulleys

Belay device

Course Materials

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