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Date Saturday  4/13/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Self Arrest Practice Day St Mary's Glacier
Start Time 5:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Jeff Benton
Member Price Free
Available Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace
Classification Moderate B
Trail Mileage 5
Elevation Gain 1500
Driving Distance

Location

St Mary's Glacier

Parking fee: $4 with CMC membership



For more info Contact

Jeff Benton

jeff.benton@gmail.com

303-525-1951



Details

This will be a self arrest skills practice day on St Mary's Glacier near Alice, CO.



This CMC trip has no school affiliation and no formal instruction will be offered.  It is intended as a refresher and practice opportunity only.



Pre-requisite for registration is graduation from Wilderness Trekking School or Alpine Scrambling Course, completion of TCS Basic Snow, or other equivalent experience.



The following gear is required:




  • 10 essentials

  • Helmet

  • Harness

  • Ice axe with leash

  • Crampons



Self arrest proficiency without crampons must be demonstrated prior to arrest with crampons.



Estimated completion time is no later than 1:00 PM.




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