Flash Clinic: Rapelling // 2021
Flash clinics are 4 hour workshops focusing on one climbing topic or skill.
Rappelling is an essential skill for cleaning routes (aka collecting your toprope gear after climbing a route). Join us to review about belay device types and proper operation, types of ropes, and anchors. Then actually rappel! Knowledge of anchor systems and toprope belaying required.
May 16th Sun 8am-12pm
May 16th Sun 12pm-4pm
Location: The Mountaineers Headquarters, Seattle, WA
Tuition: $80 - 120 (sliding scale, scholarships available)
Familiarity with various climbing anchor systems
Knows how to tie oneself in to the rope for climbing
Uses a belay device properly for toprope belaying