The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Rockies Ice climbing week - Sat, Dec 12 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:Ice Climbing
Event Location:Rockies based in Canmore
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Dec 12 2015  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Dec 10 2015 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:7 days
Difficulty Rating:D4: Very Difficult
Event Leader(s): Robert Nugent
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
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: 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Leave Vancouver on Saturday early and drive to Canmore. Stay in Canmore ACC Hostel for 6/7 nights depending on the weather. May move to Rampart Creek for a few days. Itinerary is flexible but we will be climbing grade 3 and above so participants should be able to lead or second competently and safely. May increase numbers if more leaders sign up. NOT SUITABLE FOR COMPLETE BEGINNERS. (Note this is a joint ACC/BCMC trip)

Required Items to Bring:
All personal ice climbing gear including warm clothes, helmet, axes, harness, boots, crampons etc.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Ice screws, dry rope, extra quickdraws and slings. (I have some extra equipment which we can use)

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info

- 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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