Looking for some additional skills to make you a more confident, competent, and independent climber? What do you do when something goes wrong? This full day seminar offers a variety of great rescue skills using what you carry on your harness. First day includes a 5-hour session inside where you can focus on theory and techniques. Day two will be a full day out on the ice putting your new skills to the test. Topics will include escaping a belay, rappel backups, tandem & counter-balance rappels, self and partner rescue and more. Instructor to Student ratio of 4:1
A comprehensive curriculum and gear list will be provided in advance.. In-town location to be announced.
Thursday, 10am to 3pm & Friday, 9am to 3pm / December 6-7
Saturday, 10am to 3pm & Sunday, 9am to 3pm / December 8-9
All clinic sales for the 2018 BIF will begin here at 6pm MST on October 1st.
Thursday Afternoon /Friday Day, December 6-7: Nadav Oakes, professional mountain guide and former special op and rescue trainer with special guest athlete to be announced.
Saturday Afternoon /Sunday Day, December 8-9: Nadav Oakes, professional mountain guide and former special op and rescue trainer and featuring special athlete guest to be announced.
Must have some ice climbing experience, comfortable wearing crampons and possess a solid foundation in climbing knots, belay and anchor systems.
Number of Participants:
8 - seminar may be cancelled without a minimum of 4 participants
+fees, includes gear demos, admission to in-town events, and world-class instruction.
Cancellation & Transfer Policy:
Prior to November 20, you may have a one-time cancellation for a partial refund less a $50 deposit. After midnight on November 20, all clinic sales are final. Clinic registrations are non-transferable. That is, giving your clinic spot to a friend creates considerable challenges for our registration process so is not allowed.
Afternoon Class: TBD at local Bozeman gym 10am to 3pm
On-Ice Location: TBD (usually requires a 30-40 minute approach)
*Instructors, clinic locations and class size may change without notice due to conditions and weather.