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Self-Rescue for Climbers, June 4 (Saturday)

June 4

Self-Rescue for Climbers, June 4 (Saturday)

Learn the skills necessary to implement a single-pitch rock rescue. This course offers the tools needed to take care of the problem before it becomes a institutional rescue. Truly a must have skill set for all climbers.

Skills taught but not limited to:

  • Knots and hitches for rescue scenarios
  • Hands free systems
  • Escaping the belay and belay takeover
  • Rescue raises (3:1) and lowers
  • Ascending the rope
  • Counter-balanced rescue
  • Risk manangement for rescue avoidance

Pikes Peak Alpine School operates under special use permits from the USDA Forest Service, Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider & employer

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