Intermediate Glacier Lecture 2

Lecture: Intermediate Glacier/Alpine Module

Intermediate Glacier Lecture 2 - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Glacier Lecture 2: Crevasse rescue demonstration and ground practice. This evening meeting is devoted in its entirety to managing crevasse accidents. Much of the evening will be spent practicing a crevasse hauling system: The 6:1 Drop Loop System. Study the video. It is strongly recommended that you begin practicing the hauling technique seen in the video on your own or with a buddy before the lecture.

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6 PM at Club House.


 Crevasse accident response
6:1 drop loop system

Watch the Six to one drop loop video:


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