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Musical Bumps - Sat, Dec 20 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.
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Dec 20 2014
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Dec 18 2014 8:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||8 hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
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)
|Early season pow day in Whistler backcountry. Meet at 8am in Whistler Village to purchase Backcountry Pass (around 50.00 dollars), up Whistler Mountain via WB lifts as high as we can depending on what's open. Skin up Flute and beyond with the objective being Cowboy Ridge (weather and avalanche conditions permitting). Back the same way and ski down resort runs since Singing Pass may not have enough snow coverage. Prepare for long day, back in the Village hopefully before dark.|
|Required Items to Bring:|
avalanche beacon, probe and shovel (non-plastic) skis or splitboard, skins extra food, water, extra clothing, head lamp (just in case...)
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Drive or carpool to Whistler, park in open parking lot (number 1,2,3 for a fee, lots 5 to 8 are free).
Meet at the base of Blackcomb Gondola in the main Village.|
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!