Tacoma Basic FT 7 - Ice Axe Arrest Test - Hard Snow

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Tacoma Basic FT 7 - Ice Axe Arrest Test - Hard Snow - Paradise (summer)

Tacoma Basic Climbing FT 7: Ice Axe Arrest Test - Hard Snow

  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Paradise overnight parking lot. Arrive by 6:30 AM, be ready by 7 AM.  

Practice roped glacier travel techniques, ascending and descending snow slopes, snow anchor construction

Test: Hard snow ice axe arrest and carabiner ice axe belay 

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Route/Place

Paradise (summer)



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See course manual

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