The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Elfin Lakes (beginner friendly ski touring practice) - Sat, Jan 10 2015

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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:Squamish, BC
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jan 10 2015  7:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jan 10 2015 7:00:00 AM
Event Duration:2 Days
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Dennis K
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Member Cost:$15.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 4 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Carpool to Diamond Head Parking lot and skin up to red heather. Depending on group consensus ski the surrounding area before heading up to Elfin Lakes shelter. Spend the night at the shelter and ski out the following day. Opportunity for more skiing on the 2nd day. Return to cars around 3pm and back home around 5pm Sunday.

Required Items to Bring:
Overnight camping gear (sleeping bag, tent, etc.) Skis or split board, skins, boots, poles, first aid kit, extra warm layers, food, 2L water.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Avalanche transceiver, Probe, Shovel.

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):130Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:00 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 $32.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, November 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.

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$15.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$15.00/Person
Cost Includes:Elfin lakes shelter if you plan to stay in the hut.
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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