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Advanced Mountaineering Camp

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 5 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 4 people
Destination(s): California  
Specialty Categories: Mountain/Rock Climbing   Outdoor Skills School  
Season: July - October
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 975 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 975 US Dollar (USD)

This is a continuation of our basic mountaineering course featuring a review of basic mountaineering techniques before moving on to advanced instruction on protection placement, route finding (using map, compass, altimeter, GPS), alpine rock climbing, ice/snow climbing, crampon use, snow and ice hardware, protection systems, and multi-pitch climbing. You will then test your skills on a 4th/5th class route on one/or two of the 14,000 ft. peaks of the Palisade group.

Tour Itinerary:
- Mt. Sill (14,153 ft.)
- North Palisade (14,242 ft.)
- Thunderbolt Peak(14,003 ft.)
- Polemonium Peak (14,080 ft.) or others depending on group skills.

- Dates: Contact for specific dates.
- Additional dates maybe available by arrangement with 2 or more
- Guide to client ratio: 1:2
- Experience level: intermediate to advanced previous basic mountaineering experience needed. Or our basic mountaineering camp.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.