Spring Climb School
Spring time is the right time to start thinking about mountaineering whether you are learning the basics or refreshing your skills. Obsidians and Eugene Mountain Rescue will instruct the fundamentals of rock and glacier travel in the classroom and field sessions of the 2014 Climb School.This entry level course is recommended for anyone interested in participating in a climb where ropes, crampons, or other technical gear will be used to navigate hazardous terrain. Upon completion of the course, climb school graduates will be eligible to participate in most Obsidian climbs.
Cost is $90 ($60 for Obsidian & EMR members).
Climb School is available for persons in good physical condition and at least 16 years old (or at least 13 years of age if accompanied by an adult).
|March 31||Evening Classroom Session: Introduction to mountaineering|
|April 3||Evening Classroom Session: Rope and rock climbing basics|
|April 5 or 6||Field Session: Skinner Butte Columns|
|April 10||Evening Classroom Session: Glacier travel and self arrest techniques|
|April12||Field Session: Location to be determined based on snow conditions|
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