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Heliotrope Ridge - Sat, Nov 25 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.
|Event Location:||Heliotrope Ridge|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Nov 25 2017
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, Nov 24 2017 12:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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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:||
7 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Day 1 (Sat Nov 25)
Vancouver and cross the border. Driving to Mt.
Baker area Heliotrope ridge trailhead.
Hopefully we can drive to around 900m and start
hiking up the trail and skiing up the ridge.
This day we will just make our way up and find
a place to camp high on the ridge beneath the
glacier, and ski as much as time and energy
Day 2. (Sun)
Get up early and ski some more,
especially if snow conditions are good. Then
return to camp and pack up, and head back to
|Required Items to Bring:|
- Transceiver with batteries, shovel,
- Skis or
splitboard and skins
sleeping bag, sleeping pad
stove, and fuel
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
These items could be useful depending on
- Ski or
- Rope and
harness for glacier travel
- 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!