|Event Location:||Russet Lake, Whistler|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Jul 16 2016
9:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 9:00 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, Jul 15 2016 7:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||Overnight |
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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|Member Cost:||$10.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
|Number Registered So Far:||
1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|We will leave Vancouver at 9am on July 16. Once
arrived in Whistler, we will follow the Singing Pass
trail to Russet Lake and camp overnight.
The following morning, we will either scramble
Fissile Peak, then we will return to the car via the
Singing Pass trail. We will be back in Vancouver by
9pm the evening of July 17.
If the group is in favour, there is the option to
ride the Whistler Mountain gondola and follow the
Musical Bumps trail to Russet Lake (lovely scenery),
but there is an additional $55 associated with this
|Required Items to Bring:|
Overnight backpacking and camping gear, scrambling gear
(primarily an ice axe)
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
A warm sleeping bag appropriate for camping in the
alpine - Russet Lake gets a bit chilly, even in the
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Drive north to Whistler on Highway 99, turn right onto
Village Gate Blvd, turn left onto Blackcomb Way, park
in the overnight lot|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||250Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $62.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Wednesday, April 24, 2019). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use. Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.
Trail information is available here:
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost Includes:||Camping fee per person. |
|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.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!