Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue

Leaders
Kyle Peet
Trip date
Saturday, March 25th
Difficulty rating
Easy

This course will be taught by Synnott Mountain Guides. Some of the topics covered: Evaluating terrain, how to travel in roped teams, hauling with a rope (to haul someone out of a crevasse), ascending the rope (if you were to fall into a crevasse), building snow and ice anchors, scenarios with ‘rescuing’ a member of your rope team.

Participants will stay at the Intervale Cabin and attend 2 full days of instruction by SMG over 3/25-3/26. Cost will be ~$200.


Signup

Algorithm
first-come, first-serve
Maximum participants
12
Signups opened at
Feb. 13, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Signups closed at
Feb. 16, 2017, 10 a.m.
Notes
  1. Do you have a car/ are willing to rent?
  2. Are you an Intervale keyholder?
Signups for this trip are closed.