Tacoma Intermediate Rock - Self Rescue Field Trip

Field trip: Intermediate Rock Module

Tacoma Intermediate Rock - Self Rescue Field Trip - Cougar Mountain Crag

Technical rescue skills to save you and your partner when things go wrong!

Info
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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 0.1 mi

TBD

At the field trip, we'll have 5 segments and won't move to the next segment until every team has completed each segment.
1 - Orientation - Talk about expectations for personal safety, answer questions, then walk them through the anchors that have been set up. 
2 - Assisted rappels (tandem) and belaying from anchor - short haul and short lower.  
 
3 - Rescuing Second from Direct Belay using Terrain
 
4 - Rescuing Second from Harness Belay using Technical Ledge
 
5 - Wrap Up
Route/Place

Cougar Mountain Crag


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

helmet
harness
parabiner
guide style belay device
personal anchor
cordelette
perlon slings 
webbing slings (sewn or tied)
locking biners
regular biners
extra slings

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