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Name: Systems for Mountaineering ? Rescue Basics
Starts: Sat Aug 16, 2014
Return: Sun Aug 17, 2014

Registration opens: Thu Jul 03, 2014
Event category: Instructional Program
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: No
Max participants: 12

Organizer: Justin Bennett
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Participant Information

Minimum 8 participants needed to proceed


  • Dennett Lake Bluff

Minimum Equipment

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Suitable clothing for the weather (potentially all day in the rain)
  • Webbing (1” or 9/16”)( min 6m)
  • Cord  (7 or 8mm) (min 6m)
  • Non-lock biners (min 10)
  • Locking biners (min 10)
  • 1 Rope ( 60M length, any “Single Rope” diameter)
  • Belay/Rappel device
  • Available sewn slings
  • Leg/waist prussiks (~3mm difference from your rope)
  • 2 short prussic (30-50cm)
  • Cord (~3mm difference from your rope, 4m)
  • 1 pulley (2 recommended)


  • Strong knot skills
  • Anchoring Basics
  • Haul Basics
  • Previous climbing experience
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