Advanced Mountaineering Course

Description

This Advanced Mountaineering Course will take your rock and glacier travel skills to the next level.  The Bugaboos, Rogers’ Pass, the Rockies, Tantalus, we’ll choose the arena that’s right for you. We keep the ratios small for a course like this, at most 4:1 student to guide ratio.

Who for

Rock climbers and experienced mountaineers who want to climb technical alpine climbs with glacial approaches.

What’s included

Guide’s fee

What’s not included

Personal equipment including all technical hardware, clothing, and food

Dates

Summer 2016

June 21 – 25

July 26 – 30

Custom courses are available, please contact for availability and price.

Cost

$990

Itinerary

Day 1: Approach and set camp. Skills review.

Day 2: Climb a technical alpine rock route under the supervision of your guide. Review of glacier travel skills and self-rescue.

Day 3: More technical climbs and advanced alpine techniques including 1:1 crevasse rescue

Day 4: Ascend a technical route which you have chosen and planned.

Day 5: Hike out and debrief