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Abbott Pass Hut.....Moraine Lake return (?) - Sun, Aug 24 2003, Sun, Aug 25 2013, Mon, Aug 26 2013, Tue, Aug 27 2013, Wed, Aug 28 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:Mountaineering
Event Location:Abbott Pass / Continental Divide
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Aug 24 2003, Sun, Aug 25 2013, Mon, Aug 26 2013, Tue, Aug 27 2013, Wed, Aug 28 2013  6:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Aug 22 2013 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:4 nights 5 days
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Rob Brusse
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: 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:

Aug 24…………Leave Vancouver 6 am drive to Lake Louise overnight Lake Louise Hostel
…………………..………To book your accommodation @ HI Lake Louise click this link

Aug 25………...Hike (Glacier travel) to / & overnight @ ACC Abbott Pass Hut
……………………….....contact ACC Canmore……for your Hut reservations 1-403-678-3200
………………………….Glacier travel gear required…..crampons, ice axe, helmet, prusiks 3 locking biners

Aug 26………...Mt Victoria (depending on conditions) overnight @ ACC Abbott Pass Hut
………………………….mountaineering objective PD +….(ll) …..intermediate experience required

Aug 27………..Descend to Lake Louise……drive part way home overnight….????

Aug 28………..Arrive Vancouver around noon……


Required Items to Bring:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Helmet, Prusiks, (self rescue kit), 3 locking biners
.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Parks permits & Passes
Sunscreen, cold weather gear
Meals for 3 ½ days

How to Get There:
Event Directions: Saturday…. Aug 24……Leave Vancouver drive to Lake Louise Hostel
Sunday……Aug 25……Leave Lake Louise parking area 8 am

Notes:

Click this link for 9 page PDF doc description of Abbott Pass Hut amenities, access & other related (Parks Canada Passes etc) information
. If the link doesn’t work….cut & paste the following
http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/facility/info/ AbbotPassHut.pdf

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



Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!




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