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Glacier Skills Course @ Wreck Beach · Monday, October 19th

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Organized by: Zack Wentz.

Start: Monday, Oct. 19th, 3:30 pm
End: Monday, Oct. 19th, 7:30 pm
Pre-trip meeting location: Wreck Beach

Description:

Hey all G1 graduates, prospective G2ers, or anyone else interested in glacier travel! We've heard from y'all that you're super stoked to learn how to travel on glaciers this year! That's awesome; but unfortunately, due to a low snow year this past year, the glaciers are pretty sketchy right now. But have no fear; your solution is here! I know we're all mountain people, but why not learn these skills such as self arrest and crevasse rescue on Wreck Beach?! Just think....who would wanna learn setting up Z-pulleys in freezing cold, polar weather when you could learn it and practice it at sea-level in this beautiful spot:

I rest my case. Clinics will discuss crevasse rescue steps, self arrest, roping up for glaciers, and any advanced crevasse rescue skills you wish to learn. This event will be hosted bi-weekly on Thursday or Monday evenings, so if you don't make it out now surely sign up again for the next event! Get stoked to get safe out there!!

Posted: 2015-10-14 11:32:37
Last modified: 2015-10-14 11:32:54