The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Ashlu Mountain scramble - Fri, Sep 19 2014

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The Basics:
Event Type:Scramble
Event Location:Ashlu Valley, off Squamish River Valley
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Sep 19 2014  6:00 PM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 PM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Sep 18 2014 8:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Friday night to Sunday night - 2 nights
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Chris Barton
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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: 2 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Joint ACC/BCMC trip. Preference will be given to anyone who can bring a high clearance 4wd. Friday evening leave Vancouver. Drive through Squamish and up Ashlu river valley. Car camp somewhere along the way. Saturday drive as far as possible up Ashlu FSR. Probably have to hike 12k on old logging road. Hike up valley between Ashlu and Porterhouse Peaks and camp as high as possible for views (and photos!). Sunday scramble to Ashlu Peak. Scramble down, break camp and return to vehicle/s.

Required Items to Bring:
Camping gear, boots with good grip, food, waterproofs, warm clothes, headlamp, ice axe, helmet.
Recommended Items to Bring:
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How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):220Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 PM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $55.00 (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.

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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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