Intermediate Glacier Skills Practice Clinic 1

Lecture: Intermediate Glacier/Alpine Module

Intermediate Glacier Skills Practice Clinic 1 - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Practice anchor building and 6:1 drop loop system.

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6 PM at Club House.

During this meeting we will practice anchor rigging and continue to practice the 6:1 drop loop system. Bring your glacier travel gear, a rope and a selection of runners and carabiners for constructing anchors, including your cordelette and belay device (BD ATC or Petzl Reverso).


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Glacier travel gear (prusiks, harness, carabiners (non-lockers and lockers) 
Couple short and double length slings
Belay device (Guide Mode ATC - BD ATC or Petzl Reverso)
Optional - Micro traxion or Tibloc
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