Sierra Mountaineering: Glacier Travel
$149 for REI Members
$169 for non-members
- Minimum age 13
- Group size 8 people
The first step in your mountaineering adventure, learn skills and techniques for glacier & snow travel. Techniques will include crampon use, mountain axe use for self-arrest and self-belay, and backcountry snow travel. Discover proper nutrition, gear, clothing and well being for mountaineering endeavors.
- Learn and practice techniques to safely ascend and descend snow slopes.
- Learn and practice self-belay.
- Learn and practice self-arresting.
What to bring with you
Class logistic emails will be sent out the week of your class. CA SNO-PARK Passes REQUIRED for each vehicle, available for purchase at your Sacramento Area REI. A daily pass is $5 or a seasonal pass is $25.
More directions and information
No water onsite and bathroom availability is unreliable. CA SNO-PARK Pass REQUIRED for each vehicle and not available for purchase at the venue. Daily Pass: $5; Seasonal Pass: $25. Purchase a pass at REI Sacramento or online at http://ohv.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=1233