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Squamish Rock Climbing (Thursday) - Thu, Aug 4 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 Type:||Rock Climbing|
|Event Location:||Squamish: smoke bluffs or other crag|
|Date(s) & Time:||Thu, Aug 4 2016
|Registration Cut Off:
Wed, Aug 3 2016 8:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||1 day|
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$20.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members & Guests, 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:||
2 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Expect a full day of crack and/or slab climbing
on moderate routes in the Squamish area. There
should be opportunities for both leading and
top-roping... depending on route difficulty and
people's skill levels. We'll most likely climb
in one area, such as Lumberland Wall, that has
several moderate routes.
NOTE: when selecting participants, preference
will be given to those who I know can safely
lead-belay and have a 60m climbing rope they're
willing to share. Also, I prefer an even
number of climbers so I may add pairs of
climbers from the Waiting List... beyond the
initial number of 4 climbers.
While the more experienced climbers are usually
happy to share their knowledge, this is not a
We'll meet at 8:00 AM at St. David's Church
parking lot at Hwy 1 and Taylor Way, West
Vancouver. If you need a ride to the church,
please post a request in this trip's planning
forum. We'll aim to arrive back in Vancouver
before 6:00 PM.
Emergency contact info: please log in, click
on: My Account > Edit Profile Information >
Private Info and add it (you'll need to re-
enter your password). Your emergency contact
info will be stored *privately* and made
available to those organizing trips *you*
choose to attend.
Cancellation due to weather: - check the
weather forecast for where we're going on the
morning of the trip (Environment Canada -
weatheroffice.gc.ca). If the forecast is 40%
PoP or less then we'll go. Anything *above* 40%
PoP and the trip is automatically cancelled...
*unless* the trip organizer contacts the group
to say otherwise.|
|Required Items to Bring:|
All participants must bring their personal
climbing gear, including harness, belay device,
locking biner, climbing shoes, and helmet.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Food, water, sunglasses, sun screen
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
|Cost & Payment:|
|Cost Includes:||driver and vehicle compensation|
|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!