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Winter Mountaineering (WMC2) - Adult Intermediate

Winter Mountaineering (WMC2) - Adult Intermediate Image
This is a five day course developing winter mountaineering and climbing skills.

Working in small teams of 4 or 2 with your instructor, you will revisit fundamental mountaineering skills and develop this to leading winter climbs. The low student to instructor ratio allows the course to be adjusted to meet your objectives.

Topics normally covered:

development and consolidation of existing winter walking and mountaineering skills technique and skills of movement over steeper ground climbing skills for snow, ice and rock
winter climbing equipment
construction of snow anchors
selection of rock and ice anchors
lead climbing
abseiling in winter
winter navigation and route selection
avalanche knowledge

Course Duration: 5 Days

Course Dates:
Monday, 12 March, 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00
Tuesday, 13 March, 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00
Wednesday, 14 March, 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00
Thursday, 15 March, 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00
Friday, 16 March, 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00

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