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RESCHEDULED Pre Spearhead traverse ski together - Sun, Feb 14 2016
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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:||Blackcomb slackcountry|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Feb 14 2016
|Registration Cut Off:
Sat, Feb 13 2016 5:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||10 hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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Members Only, 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:||
5 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|This is a chance for people on the wait list to
come ski with me
for evaluation to see if it will work to do the
traverse together. If I already skied with you
in the past and I can
remember you, don't feel you have to come.
We will meet at the Starbucks in Squamish 105-
Place to consolidate vehicles and people and do
a quick review of
Then we will convoy to P4 (off Lorimer road,
the light after the
Village Gate turn off, sign the waivers and
walk together to Guest
Services to pick up our lift pass.
We will discuss our plan for the day and check
We will head for the Blackcomb backcountry gate
and spend the
the slopes. I will be giving tips if necessary,
and we will be enjoying
moderate to expert descents.
We will stay in simple to challenging terrain. |
|Required Items to Bring:|
Good back pack, 30l or so, shovel, probe,
transceiver, skis and skins, back pack lots of
layers, a meal and snacks, at least one litre
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||I live in Squamish, but I will meet the group
the Starbucks near
the Canadian Tire. Please organize a carpool
amongst yourselves. EVERYONE NEEDS TO PROGRAM
PHONE IN THEIR PHONE 604-815-9009. I can't call
people if they
are missing while we are getting to the lifts.
But I can answer to your
call or text. Also have another person's
contact in the group in case
of failure of my phone.|
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
|Cost Includes:||$60 back country lift pass plus your gas.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!