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Name: Ice Climbing for Beginners - Mt. Baker Seracs
Starts: Sat Oct 06, 2012
Meetup:
Return: Sat Oct 06, 2012

Registration opens: Sat Sep 29, 2012
Event category: Ice Climbing
Difficulty grade: WI 2,3,4  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: No
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Werner Grzimek
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Participant Information

 

Cut-Off for additional participants is Friday 4 pm!

..Need some time to organize..

 

Ice Climbing for Beginners to Better Ice Climbers - Mt. Baker Seracs

Preference is given to climbers whith no ice climbing experience. But better Ice Climbers can come too.

We will have different rope teams for different experience levels

Minimumu requirement: Rock climbing TR 5.9 or higher. Plus some alpine (ice and crampon) experience.

I will make an exception for good rock climbers (lead 5.9,10) they learn ice climing very fast.

You can rent boots and Crampons at MEC. The Club (and myself) delivers the ice tools.

-We will offer basic instruction for Beginners

-More Info end Sep/beginning Oct.

As of  Sep 10: Dean Neumann and Darrin Fast will be our co-instructors. We can go with 6 rope teams = 12 participants. -It might get quite crowded at the seracs :-))))

 

MORE INFO AND SIGN-UP ON THIS GOOGLE DOC SHEET:

(Tel and email only in an emergency please)

docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc

 

PLEASE CHECK THIS OUT BEFORE YOU COME:

1. How to Ice Climb/Triangle: www.youtube.com/watch

2. How to place an Ice Screw: www.youtube.com/watch

3. This is where we go: www.youtube.com/watch

4. This is what you can do after 3-4 seasons: www.youtube.com/watch

5. Great practice before you come :-))))) www.youtube.com/watch

 

 

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