Tacoma Basic Lecture 3

Lecture: Basic Climbing Course

Tacoma Basic Lecture 3 - Online Classroom

CS3 | Glacier Travel I Snow and Glacier Travel Overview

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meeting Time: Feb 2, 2022 06:30 PM Pacific Time

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Meeting ID: 882 9152 8086

Passcode: 469166

Lecture 3 will introduce travel, camping, and ice axe considerations for different snow conditions.  We will also introduce the GAR system for group check-ins during a climb, and briefly talk about a key element of LNT (Leave No Trace) principles.  (The remaining LNT principles will be completed by the student, individually, through the Mountaineers online course or equivalent).

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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