Resurrection Bay Day Harbor from Peak 2316. Kenai Fjords National Park.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

A Brocken spectre is the apparently enormous and magnified shadow of an observer, cast upon the upper surfaces of clouds opposite the sun.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Snow travel school at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Brian Aho.

Willy Hersman leads his entourage on the classic MCA Portage to Whittier trip which may have great weather and wonderful vistas.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

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MCA Training   >   Rock Climbing School

The Training Committee plans to put together rock climbing training again this summer. We will likely have evening clinics covering different climbing skills and hope to have a weekend of climbing training in Hatcher Pass or the Purinton Creek area.

If you're ever faced with a situation where the anchor looks crummy but you rap off it anyways - maybe you should take the MCA anchor class. Photo © Billy Finley MCA Anchor Class Summer 2010. Photo © Dean Carman MCA Anchor Class Summer 2010. Photo © Dean Carman MCA Anchor Class Summer 2010. Watch those angles. Photo © Dean Carman
MCA Anchor Class Summer 2010. Photo © Dean Carman MCA Anchor Class Summer 2010. Hamming for the camera. Photo © Dean Carman Dean Carmen demonstrates rope clipping finesse. Photo © Wayne Todd Tim Silvers orates rock climbing etiquette. Photo © Wayne Todd
Tim Silvers demonstrates anchors and rappeling. Photo © Wayne Todd




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