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Rainbow Mountain via Hanging Lake Skiing - Sun, Apr 14 2013

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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.

The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Rainbow Mountain via Hanging Lake (Callaghan Valley)
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Apr 14 2013  8:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Apr 13 2013 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:8 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Peter Almerling
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:
-objective #1: is to reach the Rainbow summit; -objective #2: to reach the Rainbow glacier & yo-yo; -objective #3: divert to Gin Peak instead; -objective #4: ice-fishing at Rainbow Lake (kidding); -starting elevation 900m, elevation gain 1430, 15km return.

Required Items to Bring:
-beacon, probe, shovel, lunch, AST-1 skills, glacier travel skills.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
-dinner snacks if running late or we can stop for dinner on the way back if the group is interested.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:-Baldwin, 3rd ed., page 102; -map 92J/3; -start at Whistler Olympic Park.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):200Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $50.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Wednesday, November 14, 2018). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

Notes:
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.


Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!




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