Leading Multipitch Routes

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Leading Multipitch Routes

Represents proficiency in leading multipitch routes

The holder of this badge has demonstrated proficiency in the following skills, as witnessed by a Mountaineers leader or designee.

  • Assessing route, conditions and rock quality
  • High quality placement of traditional protection
  • Building SRENE anchors using gear and bolts
  • Belaying a follower
  • Managing safe transitions at belay stations
  • Setting up single and double rope rappels