Rappelling Techniques


This clinic is geared towards newer ice climbers and will introduce attendees to a basic understanding of
rappelling on an ice climb.  This is an introductory session and will focus on the fundamentals of
rappelling. Subject material will include:
*Understanding the importance of rappelling in an ice climbing environment 
*Equipment used for rappelling
*Rappelling techniques 

This will be a non-climbing session.
Recommended Gear:
*Climbing harness 
*Two locking carabiners
*Third-hand cordelette/hollow block
*Belay device  
If you cannot bring your own gear, we will have a limited supply for use during the session.
Participation is limited to 8 people and preregistration is required.