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Alpine Practice - Hauling Systems - Fri, Jan 27 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:||Queens Park, New Westminster |
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Jan 27 2017
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Jan 25 2018 7:55:00 AM
|Event Duration:||~4-6 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:||
0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Will review and practice rigging various alpine
rescue hauling systems.
1:1, 2:1, 3:1, 5:1, 6:1
Will apply different mechanisms such as ratchet
prusiks, reverso belay device, Ropeman or Tiblock.
|Required Items to Bring:|
Basic alpine gear set
It is best to bring a used and already retired
8mm rope (static better) for this practice.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- This is not a course - you must have minimum
alpine experience and prior formal training.
- Be sure to check SPAM folder for important
messages regarding this event.
mountaineering training (a course)
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 Experience.
- 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
no-shows in the past 12 months can't attend