The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Ice Climbing in Cal-Cheak - Fri, Dec 23 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:Ice Climbing
Event Location:Cal-Cheak
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Dec 23 2016  6:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Dec 22 2016 10:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Friday Dec 23
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Marco Buccheri
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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: 2 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Ice climbing laps before the Christmas feast: I climbed in Cal-Cheak last week and the ice was in great shape with all the ice flows well formed: 1) A easier flow on the right (WI3), 2) a really good line on a icy corner on the left (thinner for leads) and a 3) very fun line in the middle with few moves of mix that can be easily top-roped. The plan is to do laps and climb as much as possible. We will set up a top rope and climb all the lines. We will focus on technique, fun and endurance. This event is suited with people with some ice climbing experience. Ideally, you have your ice gear. Good rock climbers are welcome to join us. Bring ice gear (helmet, crampons and tools). I can provide ropes, etc. Also warm clothes, food and camera for the funky mixed moves. Climb till sunset (that is unfortunately at 4 pm). Drive back to Vancouver (before 8 pm).

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