NRPhoto_CoCML2_KomaKulshan-2579.jpg

Mountaineering Leadership II // 2021

This four-day workshop is a preparatory course to prepare leaders and team members for expeditions on PNW volcanoes such as Tahoma (Mt. Rainier) and Koma Kulshan (Mt. Baker). The course will take place on the slopes of Koma Kulshan and will cover expedition camping, glacier travel, glacier rescue, and group management on glaciated terrain. There will be three days of instruction and one day for a summit attempt of Koma Kulshan. 
Application:  OPEN
Dates: 
  • July 9 - 12, 2021 (Open to women, nonbinary, genderqueer, or trans women of color) APPLY HERE
  • July 16 - 19, 2021 (Open to all gender identifications)
Tuition:  $940 - 1140 (sliding scale)
*Full and partial scholarships available, see application*
Prerequisites:  
  • Belay certified at gym
  • Proficient at commonly used knots
  • Backcountry camping, Leave No Trace
Itinerary (PDF)

Day 1 - Hike to Koma Kulshan Basecamp

Day 2 - Snow School

Day 3 - Learn Crevasse Rescue

Day 4 - Summit Attempt

Gear List (PDF)

Questions? Email mountaineering(at)climbersofcolor.org

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon