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.

Application:  OPEN

Dates:  

  • May 16th Sun 8am-12pm

  • May 16th Sun 12pm-4pm

Location: The Mountaineers Headquarters, Seattle, WA

Tuition:  $80 - 120 (sliding scale, scholarships available)

Prerequisites: 

  • 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

Syllabus & Gear List (PDF)
Questions? Email rock(at)climbersofcolor.org