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CANCELLED Spearhead Traverse - Fri, Apr 3 2015, Sat, Apr 4 2015, Sun, Apr 5 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.
|Event Location:||Whistler backcountry.|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Apr 3 2015, Sat, Apr 4 2015, Sun, Apr 5 2015
8:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Tue, Mar 31 2015 6:30:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 nights, 3 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Difficult|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$56.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
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:||
7 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|CANCELLED DUE TO BAD WEATHER FORECAST |
Start from Blackcomb
backcountry gate. First night
near Ripsaw Gl. Second night near Overlord Gl,
Russet Lk hut. Return through Whistler mountain
Singing pass. I would like to have someone join
to lead, with experience on the traverse or
good navigation skills. This trip will be
dependent, and pushed back to following week
perhaps the one after that if necessary.
|Required Items to Bring:|
Ski or split board backcountry equipment.
travel equipment, tent, food, headlamp, first
spot or sat phone (borrow from Club?). Will
resubmit a more extensive list when closer to
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Meet at Guest services on Whistler Mountain as
as possible, will access through Showcase tbars. |
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||0Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
I would like to meet before hand, perhaps in one
my other tours.|
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost & Payment:|
|Cost Includes:||Backcountry lift ticket.|
|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.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!