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Pierce Lake Hike - Sun, Jun 30 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:Hike
Event Location:Pierce Lake is located on the south side of the Chilliwack River, north of Mt. Slesse.
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Jun 30 2013  7:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jun 29 2013 11:00:00 PM
Event Duration:One day
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Patrick Sullivan
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: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:
Parking is just off the paved road and is accessible by 2WD vehicles. We will hike to Pierce Lake with an 1,100 meter elevation gain. If time and conditions permit (late season snow and weather), and the group is willing, we may hike to Upper Pierce Lake (470 meter gain)and on to Mt. Pierce (another 200 meters). Some minor scrambling may be involved, if we get that far. This is a fun-oriented trip, and the summit is not the goal but would be nice. We will be under no time pressure to return to Vancouver. If you have a date, either don't go or plan to drive yourself.

Required Items to Bring:
Hiking gear
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Normal hiking gear, lunch, water, camera, hiking poles, etc. Ice ax may be handy if we go high.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:In 103 hikes, follow direstions to Mt. MacFarlane (#68). Turn for trail is 23 km (14 mi) above the Vedder Bridge on the Chilliwack River.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):270Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:30 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 $67.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, November 16, 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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