WOMEN'S TRAD LEAD AND MULTI PITCH
weekend of traditional gear placement and multi pitch skills instruction with like-minded women. At the end of the weekend participants will have all the skills needed to lead an easy multipitch climb on the Chief. The course will be taught by our highly accomplished female guides and run at a 4:1 ratio on day one and a 2:1 ratio on day two to ensure maximum coaching for each participant.
hazards and lead climbing safety.
- Protection placement, evaluation and removal.
climbing strategy, lead belays and top-down belays.
- Belay station managemnet and rope handling
retreat and contingency plans.
This course is well suited to climbers with outdoor top rope set up experience and/or indoor sport leading experience.
||4:1 & 2:1
Emilisa Frirdich leads pitch 5 of Sunset Strip on the Stawamus Chief.