AT CAPACITY. We are no longer accepting RSVP's Each winter PATC-MS offers an Alpine Skills Weekend (ASW) to share our members’ mountaineering experience from around the world. No prior experience is required. Participants must obtain (rent, borrow, buy) mountaineering equipment and winter clothing for potential extreme weather conditions. The primary purpose of ASW is to […]
Time for our January gym meet up for anyone who identifies as a woman, non-binary, or trans. Meet by the yoga room at 9:30. You'll need to either purchase a day pass or have a membership.
AT: Port City Brewing Co
“Everybody wants to reach the peak, but there is no growth on the top of a mountain. It is in the valley that we slog through the lush grass and rich soil, learning and becoming what enables us to summit life’s next peak.” -Andy Andrews So, you want to be a mountaineer? On Wednesday, January […]
**EVENT FULL** At Dolly Sods, to be combined with the hike. Contact Dak Hardwick with questions.
Let's keep those climbing skills grooving during the winter months! PATC-MS is hosting a Gym Meetup @ Movement Gym! PATC-MS will be providing free day passes for up to 10 club members, including harness / shoe rentals if needed. For those with a membership or purchase a day pass / guest pass - feel free […]
It may be too cold to climb outside so let's hike. We'll be checking out the trails at Prince William Forest followed by lunch at the Eden Center. Dog friendly dogs are welcome. There is an entrance fee for the park so be ready to pay or have your national park pass. If the weather […]
Special Guest presentation by former PATC-MS chair and avid mountaineer Mark Maier Avalanche Level 1: Avalanche basics for skiers and mountaineers The Avalanche Level 1 course is the standard training course for recreational athletes in avalanche terrain. Avy 1 gives you basic knowledge and techniques for traveling in avalanche terrain. The talk will cover the […]
Time for our February gym meet up for anyone who identifies as a woman, femme, or trans. This event is open to anyone with a Movement gym membership (even if Crystal City isn't your usual gym) or day passes are available for purchase. Meet outside the yoga room @ 9:30. We'll then do a group […]
AT CAPACITY. We are no longer accepting RSVP’s Note: While all members are welcome to join this trip, this is not an instructional event! Participants are expected to arrange their own partner, guide, or group beforehand. Come join us for the club’s annual trip of alpine fun and ice climbing in the Catskills (aka Cats). Every year, […]
Time for our February gym meet up for anyone who identifies as a woman, femme, or trans. This event is open to anyone with a Sportrock gym membership or day passes are available for purchase at a discounted rate Meet at the tables behind the front desk to do a group warmup and split up […]
GEAR! Everyone loves it, but for mountaineering, every piece is essential. Join PMC members Dak Hardwick and Chris Beebe on Wednesday, February 23 at 8pm as they review the basics of gear you'd need to enjoy a summer and winter mountaineering expedition. Topics will include shelter, snow camping, layering systems, footwear, climbing gear, body temperature […]