The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Cayoosh - Sat, Mar 15 2014

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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:Duffy Lake
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Mar 15 2014  9:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Mar 13 2014 9:00:00 AM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Kyle Armstrong
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
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: 11 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Ski objectives: ottoman, burnt ridge, lazy boy.
Logging road is about 2km long with 150metres elevation gain
Elevation gain from the top of the logging road to the top of:
Ottoman: 400m
Burnt Ridge: 450m
Lazy Boy: 700m
If conditions are good, we will take full advantage of daylight savings time and squeeze in lots of skiing, and position ourselves at the top of the logging road appropriately for a headlamp assisted ski down the gentle (almost flat) 2km logging road which leads all the way to the edge of the duffy road where we parked our cars.


Required Items to Bring:
Avalanche Transceiver, Probe, Shovel
Skis,Poles,Boots,Skins,Touring bindings
Food,water, warm layers, head lamp, first aid kit, multi tool
Compass, Map
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
personal locator beacon (ie. Spot, in reach)
snow study kit
sunglasses, sunscreen
extra ski straps
personal medication

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Highway 99 Northbound to Pemberton, meet at Mount Curry Coffee Co. at around 8-8:30am
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):350Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 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 $87.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Tuesday, October 22, 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.

- 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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