AMGA VIDEO: How To Lower A Climber From A Loaded Auto-Locking Device

By Outdoor Research, 01 June 2015

  • DATE

    01 June 2015

  • AUTHOR

    Outdoor Research

  • CATEGORY

    Rock Climbing

In partnership with the American Mountain Guides Association, we're releasing a series of 12 short climbing instruction videos, covering necessary climbing techniques including belaying, rappelling, and building anchors. In Part 8, AMGA instructor Jeff Ward shows how to safely give slack to your second from a loaded auto-locking belay device.

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