Introduction to Mountaineering - 3 day Guided Summit Climb - Avalanche Gulch or West Face: A three-day weekend instructional course in the basics of mountaineering including a summit climb via Mt. Shasta’s Avalanche Gulch. This seminar includes instruction in: complete ice axe and crampon use, ice-axe self-arrest, route finding, mountain sense, establishing a proper camp, and mountain safety.
For anyone who has a desire to acquire the skills necessary to ascend Mt. Shasta safely, and wishes to explore the world of alpine mountaineering. Included is an additional day of mountaineering instruction and an extra day of acclimatization. Climb Mt. Shasta at a slower rate and really enjoy your time on the mountain. For beginning climbers wanting to learn how to climb!
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USA California Outdoor: Mountain Ranger Outdoor Skills School Mountain/Rock Climbing
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