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Cassiope Peak or Blowdown or Steep Creek area - Sat, Apr 22 2017

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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:Cassiope Peak, Duffey Lake area
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Apr 22 2017  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Apr 21 2017 7:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Michael
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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: 5 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:

In the weather calls for any kind of precipitations , the trip will be canceled

This trips is NOT beginner friendly.

Expect to participate in trail- breaking and navigation as I have not been there before: if you have a good GPS track done in winter conditions, please send it my way so I can share it here :)

There is about 1.3km long slog on a logging road, then we hit the forest.

Total distance: around 15km

Elevation gain: 1300m

Time required: 8-10h

When we get to the alpine will take the decision as a group about the final destination and path to take: with all the recent strange weather we need to be extra careful.


Required Items to Bring:
MUST have AST1 training
Shovel, probe and avi beacon
Food and water for the whole day
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):350Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $87.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, July 20, 2018). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

Notes:
- 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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