Flash Clinic: Cracknique // 2021

Flash clinics are 4 hour workshops focusing on one climbing topic or skill.

This Flash Clinic focuses on Cracknique: an introduction to the art of crack climbing techniques. This can include hand jams, fist jams, and foot placement while ascending a crack. Take this in conjunction with our Intro to Trad Leading for a well rounded intro to traditional climbing.

Application:  OPEN
Dates:  June 21st Mon 5pm-9pm
Location: The Mountaineers Headquarters, Seattle, WA
Tuition:  $80 - 120 (sliding scale)
*Full and partial scholarships available, see application
Prerequisites: ​
  • Knows how to tie oneself in to the rope for climbing
  • Uses a belay device properly for toprope belaying
Syllabus & Gear List (PDF)
Questions? Email rock(at)

Meet the Instructor

Fred Campbell is a sponsored North Face athlete and a featured climber in the film, Black Ice.