The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Garibaldi Neve Traverse - Fri, Mar 18 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.

The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Garibaldi Neve
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Mar 18 2016  6:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Mar 14 2016 11:55:00 AM
Event Duration:3 days
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Michael Kennedy
Marcus Tomlinson
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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: 8 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

The plan is to get an early start on Friday March 18th, arrange the car-shuttle (or alternate means of getting back to the Diamond Head parking lot)and skin as far a possible. Day 2 will be an opportunity for skiing Garibaldi and possibly Glacier Pikes. On Day 3 there may be time to ski another summit before heading to the cars. All participants are expected to have: very good fitness, the ability to ski black runs under any conditions with a pack, prior overnight camping experience, prior glacier travel and CR experience, AST1 equivalent or higher. This trip is conditional on good weather and stable avalanche conditions: the leaders may cancel, reschedule or opt for a 2-day trip. Shared tents and stoves with be organized through email. If you can drive please identify the number of passengers.

Required Items to Bring:
Touring gear, avi gear, overnight gear, glacier gear, adequate food and fuel for three days, good attitude
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
ski crampons, chocolate for the leaders

Leaders will have compass, map and GPS
- 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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