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Sky Pilot - Fri, Jun 26 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:Mountaineering
Event Location:Squamish, BC
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Jun 26 2015  9:15 AM  (Carpool Departure: 8:15 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Jun 26 2015 7:00:00 AM
Event Duration:7-8 hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Heather Mosher
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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: 5 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:
Anyone who wants to carpool from the city can meet at St David's Church (timing TBD). We will meet the group at the Sea to Sky Gondola at 9:15 to catch the first gondola of the day (backcountry access starts at 9:30 am). Last ride down is 9pm. *Gondola cost = $35+ tax If you think you're going to use the gondola more than once this year, check out the season and annual passes: http://www.seatoskygondola.com/visit/tickets-and-passes We will take the Sky Pilot Valley trail to the base of Sky Pilot, scramble up and aim to summit around 1pm. I will have a rope available in case we want to use it for the slab and/or an exposed downclimb on the more technical parts of the scramble.

Required Items to Bring:
Ice axe, Helmet Harness, Belay device to rappel, Prussiks Clothing to stay warm and dry Headlamp Delicious food for lunch
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
[Crampons optional]

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):104Km
Carpool Departure Time: 8:15 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 $26.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Monday, November 19, 2018). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

Notes:
Call Heather if you have any last minute questions! 604.341.3821
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.


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




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