The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Black Tusk - panorama ridge via helm creek - Fri, Jul 11 2014

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The Basics:
Event Type:Scramble
Event Location:Black Tusk - panorama ridge
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Jul 11 2014  3:00 PM  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Jul 9 2014 7:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Weekend trip (Friday after work to Sunday)
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Alex Pross
Dennis K
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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: 8 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

We will hike in via the checkamus lake trail and take the helm creek trail.

We plan to camp around the panorama ridge area.
The only planned objective is to climb the black tusk
With the current conditions, expect to sleep on snow.

Required Items to Bring:
Backcountry Camping gear Food and supplies for 2 nights ( or hike out the Saturday evening)
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Helmet Crampons Ice axe

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Checkamus lake parking lot
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):200Km
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
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 Saturday, October 19, 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 make sure to pay the $10 per night camping fee for Garabaldi park
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Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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