The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Stein Valley - Fri, Sep 4 2015, Sat, Sep 5 2015, Sun, Sep 6 2015, Mon, Sep 7 2015, Tue, Sep 8 2015

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The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location:Stein Valley
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Sep 4 2015, Sat, Sep 5 2015, Sun, Sep 6 2015, Mon, Sep 7 2015, Tue, Sep 8 2015  6:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Sep 4 2015 11:55:00 AM
Event Duration:5 days
Difficulty Rating:D4: Very Difficult
Event Leader(s): Jonathan Rosen
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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: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Stein Valley "Mini Traverse" described in G. White's guide book. Descend 1900m from Duffey Lake to the Okanagan (Lytton) over 50 km and 5 days. One of the last un-logged valley wilderness areas in southern BC. Cottonwood creek is reported brushy, and the trail is only maintained from Cottonwood junction to Lytton, so expect lots of deadfall to scramble over. Getting to the Fraser river requires advanced hiking abilities, including side-hilling and steep terrain (minimal exposure).

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Backpacking equipment and preparation for changing weather. Some group equipment for bush-wacking on some parts of the trail.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Setup cars in Lytton and Duffey, so early start or leave the night before. At the end we make the drive from Lytton to Vancouver via Pemberton. A few extra hours setting up to cover a lot of variety in 5 days.

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Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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