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Glacier Skills Course @ Wreck Beach · Thursday, October 1st

Warning: This is an old trip - it already happened

Warning, this trip has been cancelled : Rescheduled to next week due to Rock Party logistics

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Organized by: Zack Wentz.

Start: Thursday, Oct. 1st, 6:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting location: Trail 6 - Wreck Beach


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 weekly on Thursday evenings, so if you don't make it out now surely sign up again for next week! Get stoked to get safe out there!!

Posted: 2015-09-25 21:16:16
Last modified: 2015-10-01 11:12:34