The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Matterhorn of the Rockies, Mt Assiniboine 3618m - Sat, Aug 13 2016

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The Basics:
Event Type:Mountaineering
Event Location:Assiniboine park close to Canmore
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Aug 13 2016  5:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 5:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Aug 1 2016 9:00:00 AM
Event Duration:12 Hour Days 6 days
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Manouane Deschenes
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Member Cost:$212.75/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

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: 2 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

This will be a Rockies road trip. Our main objective is Mt Assiniboine, but we can visit other peaks and/or do some climbs on the way.At 3,618 m (11,870 ft), it is the highest peak in the Southern Continental Ranges of the Canadian Rockies.One night at the ACC Club house in Canmore, heli pick up at 12 at the Mt Shark helipad, 2 nights at the hind hut, the Rest at Lake Magog campsite. Return by hiking or heli on Friday.

Required Items to Bring:
we will have two teams of 2 with suitable climbing ropes, harness, belay device, and perhaps a trad rack or some pieces. There are bolted anchors on the route. Helmet tent, stove etc...
Recommended Items to Bring:
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Head lamp, gps device, sat phone or inreach, personal locator. Maps.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:TBA
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 5:00 AM
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Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
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I would like to do some group planning for this trip. Also some group scrambling and or rock climb ing required prior to selection for team.
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Member Cost:$212.75/Person
Cost Includes:We will split gas and camp fees. Gas is about $115 for the trip.
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

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

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