WAC Basic Climbing Class
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Knots and Skills
The WAC Way
How to Apply
WAC Snack Attack
- Home website for the Washington Alpine Club.
WAC Risk Management
- Helps us maintain program and operational safety.
Incident / Near Miss Online Form
- Learn knots the fun and easy way!
- For Mt Si
Making Snow Stakes for Your Tent
- For Snow 1 & Baker
Making Snow Wands
- For Snow 2 & Baker
Weather and Conditions
National Weather Service
Some of the best weather forecasts, be sure to read the forecast discussions.
Northwest Weather and Avalanche Center
- Analysis of forecast, snow pack, as well as avalanche specifics and ratings.
Washington Climber Weather Forecast
- Matrix of popular climbing areas and their weather forecasts.
- Just another good resource for checking weather.
Trip Reports and Beta
- Great place to go for route information (and pretty pictures).
- Beta for primarily rock climbing.
News and gossip from the greater Northwest climbing community, good place for condition and trip reports.
- Another place to get trip reports and conditions.
Turns All Year
- Although for backcountry skiing, still a useful site to get conditions for climbing.
- Create and print your own topo maps.
- Another great site for printing topos.
Washington Climbers Coalition
- Advocates for Washington's climbing areas.
Washington Trails Association
- Supports trail advocacy, maintenance, and education.
- Organization advocating for climbers and protecting climbing areas.