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Trip Information
Name: Crevasse rescue practice
Starts: Sun Apr 14, 2019
Meetup: Mt Seymour top lot at 10:30am
Return: Sun Apr 14, 2019

Registration opens: Fri Apr 12, 2019
Event category: Practice
Difficulty grade: A2  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Jonathan Colyer
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What is your experience with crevasse rescue?

Do you have the listed equipment?

Do you have a vehicle and are willing to drive it?

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Participant Information

**This is not a course and is not a substitute for proper instruction**
With that said, I'm happy to cover basic crevasse rescue procedure, snow anchors, ascending the rope etc. But you will get most out of this session if you are familiar with crevasse rescue before attending.

The plan will be to work through the components of a crevasse rescue separately, and at the end put it all together.

Equipment will require most of:
- Harness
- Prusiks
- Pulley(s)
- Slings/cordelettes
- 6-8 carabiners (locking and non-locking)
- Ice axe
- Picket [optional]
- Rope [optional]

 

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