|Event Location:||Golden Ears Park|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Sep 12 2015
8:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 7:30 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Wed, Sep 9 2015 11:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 days (Sat - Sun)|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Difficult|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$5.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
|Number Registered So Far:||
6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|*Changed from Elfin due to Gran Fondo Traffic*
Drive to Golden Ears Park trailhead. Camp up at
Panorama Ridge. Summit Golden Ears on Saturday or
Sunday depending on time that camp is set up.|
|Required Items to Bring:|
10 Essentials, Tent, Sleeping Bag, Stove.
Organizer will bring GPS,
and SPOT emergency device
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Bug Spray, Camera, Water filter/tablets
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:|| The trail to Golden Ears starts along the West
Canyon Trail located in Golden Ears Provincial
Park. To get to the start the start of the
trail, drive east through Vancouver and merge
onto Highway #1 (Trans Canada Highway) heading
eastbound. Drive through Burnaby and just
before the Port Mann bridge, exit at United
Blvd. / BC Highway 7B, exit #44. Follow the
signs for BC Highway 7B, the Mary Hill Bypass.
Follow the Mary Hill Bypass and merge to the
right onto Lougheed Highway Eastbound (BC-7 E).
Cross over the Pitt River Bridge and drive
through Pitt Meadows and into Maple Ridge. Turn
left onto Dewdney Trunk Road and follow this
road as you bypass the busy streets of Maple
Ridge. At the lights at 232nd Street, turn
Follow 232nd Street until you see a park on
your right and turn, in the roundabout, onto
132nd Avenue. Stay on the main road as it
weaves through a residential area and then into
Golden Ears Park, passing the main gate at the
entrance to the park. Stay on the Golden Ears
Parkway for quite sometime until the paved road
becomes a dirt road. Watch for signs on the
left to the West Canyon Parking Lot and turn
left, driving up the hill. A short distance
later, you will arrive at the gravel parking
lot where the trail begins|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||100Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $25.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Thursday, January 17, 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:|
|Cost Includes:||camping fee|
|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!