During this short course we will help you expand your problem solving toolbox!

KIA

Location - Revelstoke

This course will be run outside (not on a glacier), a few minutes drive from town.

Itinerary

We will meet at 9am at the course location, and spend the day outside practicing rope systems, finishing at 2pm.

Equipment list

  • Shovel
  • Probe
  • Warm boots to stand around outside
  • Warm and weatherproof clothing to stand around outside
  • Gloves
  • Ski poles
  • Snacks/lunch/water/tea
  • Climbing or ski mountaineering harness
  • 3 locking carabiners
  • 4 non-locking carabiners
  • 240cm sewn sling (or 5m of webbing)
  • 5m x 6mm accessory cord
  • Personal prussik
  • Micro-traxion (optional)
  • tibloc (optional)
  • National park pass
  • Lightweight rope kit (optional)
  • Helmet

Skills you will learn?

Solutions to any glacier travel questions you might have such as:

    • Can I rope up with a rad line?
    • Should I tie knots in the rope with 2 people?
    • How do I pass a knot?
    • What's the best ratchet?
    • Is 30m of rope enough to rope up?
    • What is a triple-action biner?
Lightweight Rope Kit

Prerequisites

Dates and Price

Please contact me to book a private course.

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