Mountaineering Courses

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Overview:

This course has been designed to successfully enhance or teach new skills in the alpine environment.  Each course is customized and tailor fitted to your individual or group needs.  Our experience shows that everyone has different strengths and skillsets and our mountaineering program is molded to take that to the next level.  Our course can take place in the alpine range from Alaska to Africa or anywhere in between.

Increasing technical knowledge & skills in all aspects of rock, alpine, & snow climbing including:
  • Risk Management
  • Belay & Rope techniques
  • Crevasse rescue
  • Route finding
  • Glacier travel
  • Self arrest
  • Safe climbing
  • Axe & Crampon Techniques
  • Anchor Building
  • Descent/Rappelling
Developing self-reliant climbers with the ability to evaluate subjective & objective hazards including:
  • Rock fall
  • Route Planning
  • Navigation & Time
  • Glacier conditions
  • Gear evaluations
  • Critical decision-making
  • Group experience
  • White-out conditions
  • Weather conditions
  • Leave No Trace