|Event Location:||See Travel Plan (sent by email)|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Aug 12 2017
9:00 AM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Aug 10 2017 11:55:00 AM
|Event Duration:||8 hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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Members Only, 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:||
4 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Alpine knots (12).
Fall factor and impact forces.
Risk categories. Risk taking, risk avoiding,
Two major types of all mountaineering
Belay fundamentals: taking in/paying out rope -
Clipping in to belay station
Belay voice commands
Belay anchors and SRENE principle
Belay systems: off-harness (ABC)/redirect/off-
When things go wrong: locking belay device,
belay escape, belay re-enter
|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):||48Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
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** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $12.00 (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.
- We don't practice in bad weather. If
forecasted P.O.P. (weather.gc.ca) exceeds
30% the trip will be automatically cancelled.
This is beyond trip organizer's control - short
notice cancellations are quite possible and do
- Minimum 4 participants required.
- This is not a course - you must have
minimum alpine experience and prior formal
- Be sure to check SPAM folder for important
messages regarding this event.
Must have climbed
at least one Alpine Select route.
IMPORTANT: You must
pass minimum screening requirements above.
The trip organizer will use your ACC profile to
check courses you have taken and peaks you have
climbed. You can also provide additional
information in this form (click here): Alpine
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!
*Note: Very sorry, but members with history of bailing or
no-shows in the past 12 months can't attend this