The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Construction of the KEES AND CLAIRE HUT - Thu, Sep 21 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type:Social
Event Location:Russet Lake, Garibaldi Prov. Park
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Sep 21 2017  3:30 PM
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Sep 20 2017 9:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Thurs-Sunday Sept 21-24 or Sat-Mon, Sept 23--25
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Liz Scremin
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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: 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Volunteers are needed to help with the last week at the Kees and Claire Hut construction site. The work is a concrete pour on Thursday, some earthwork and backfilling and then taking down the camp. There is a full camp set up. Several date combinations are possible, with flights in on Wed Sept 20 at 8am, plus Thurs Sept 21 at 7:30am and 4pm. Then flights out on Monday Sept 25 at 8am and Tues Sept 26 afternoon. Some people will fly in and walk out on the weekend; some will walk in on the weekend and fly out on Monday. All flights are from the Whistler Heliport. Complimentary gondola tickets are available.

Required Items to Bring:
Sleeping bag, very warm clothes, work clothes, toiletries. Tent, kitchen and all food provided.
Recommended Items to Bring:
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How to Get There:
Event Directions:Contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Brian Liu, for full details and directions. See:

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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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