The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Flint and Feather Trail ( Rain or Shine) - Sun, Oct 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:Hike
Event Location:Grouse Gondola Parking area, North Vancouver
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Oct 22 2017  7:45 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Oct 22 2017 7:45:00 AM
Event Duration:approx. 1 - 2 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Rob Brusse
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 7 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Meeting at the Gate (Grind Entrance) off Grouse Mountain Parking Lot in North Vancouver. Hike: A steep, quiet, (with a short hands-on-rock scrambly bit and..... weather permitting beautiful viewpoint) trail to Grouse chalet, located between the Grind and the BCMC Trails. Elevation Gain: 853 m Ascent time between 70 - 90 min. Include time for Coffee & snacks @ Grouse nest if interested. Gondola down. ($10 if you don't have an annual pass)

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Good shoes, water, snack, warm clothes - change of clothes for afterwards. Weather forecast is for light rain. If so inclined, bring your own coffee or tea & snacks & time for visit @ Grouse Nest.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Follow Highway #1 (Trans-Canada) to North Vancouver, taking exit #14 for Capilano Road North. Follow Capilano Road to it's northern end, at the base of the Grouse Mountain Skyride. Both pay parking as well as free parking along Capilano Road is available. The 232 and 236 busses operate to the Grouse Mountain parking lot daily. For bus schedules and information, visit the Translink website.

If you need a ride let us know your location and we'll check with other participants to see if we can arrange a lift. contact rob brusse @ home 604-227-0747 or cell 604-928-0972 or
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Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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