Registration:Step 1) Submit online form [below]Step 2) Receive confirmation email from firstname.lastname@example.org [to assure space is available] Step 3) Submit $175 recovery fee/donation http://cwmr.org/donate.html**NOTE: registration is verified until confirmation email is received, and registration is not complete until $175 recovery fee/donation is paid.** Space is limited. Spaces will be held in order they are received WITH payment.
Requirements:--Age 18+--General physical fitness that includes the ability to carry a pack of 25 lbs or more uphill through 1,000 feet of elevation gain over uneven, rocky, and snowy terrain in an hour or less to be demonstrated any time prior to participation in the Glacier Travel field session in June, which is essential for safety.
Expectations:--Complete required readings--Active participation in all class and field sessions--Transportation to all sessions (carpooling coordination available)--Personal gear such as pack and appropriate clothing for the mountain environment (information and details to be provided during class; can be borrowed; all necessary technical gear is provided)
Required Textbook:--Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills, 9th Edition by the Mountaineers and Ronald C. Eng. Weekly readings are required.
Classroom Sessions - Mondays - Yakima County Emergency Management, Union Gap6:00-8:30 PMApril 08, 15, 29 May 06, 13, 20Yakima County Emergency Management2403 S 18th St, Union Gap, WA 98903
Field Sessions - Misc days - Misc locationsThu Apr 25 & May 02 - Franklin Park, YakimaSat May 11 - White Pass Resort, White PassSat/Sun May 18/19 - Royal Columns, NachesSat Jun 08 - Paradise, Mt. Rainier NP
Optional Rock Climbing Practice Sessions - Wednesdays - Cowiche Canyon via Wilridge Winery, YakimaWed 10 to May 22, unless otherwise noted
Questions?Daniel Mick - BMC Coordinatorcwmr.email@example.com