|Event Location:||Iago and Great Bear area|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Feb 3 2013
8:30 AM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Sat, Feb 2 2013 9:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||all day|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|This is a SNOW JAM event and preference will be given to those who are staying at the Coquihalla Lakes Lodge for the weekend.
Leave Coquihalla Lodge at 8:30am.
Skin up to Iago Peak, re-assess the conditions of the terrain, snow and participants - if all good, continue another 1km along the ridge to Great Bear Peak. Return to Iago and from there ski North-facing runs all the way to the bottom.
Elevation gain: 520m, total distance 10-12km.
Detailed description in John Baldwin's book "Exploring the Coast Mountains on skis", pg 199.
|Required Items to Bring:|
Transceiver, probe, shovel AND the ability to use them efficiently!
Appropriate clothing, food+water for the day.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Good mood and positive energy :-)
If, after two previous days of skiing followed by partying around bonfire you feel too tired right in the morning, please consider an alternate plan...
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||12Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
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** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $3.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Tuesday, March 26, 2019). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use. Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.
Please be nice to the trip organizer :-)
This will be the first trip I'm organizing for the ACC (possibly members I haven't met before) plus I'm only a beginner in backcountry skiing --- if that didn't scare you away, I'll be happy to share this trip with you! :-)|
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!