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Mt Shasta (14,179 ft.), Avalanche Gulch Route - Fri, Jun 1 2018, Sat, Jun 2 2018, Sun, Jun 3 2018, Mon, Jun 4 2018
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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:||Cascade Volcanoes|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Jun 1 2018, Sat, Jun 2 2018, Sun, Jun 3 2018, Mon, Jun 4 2018
5:00 AM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Tue, May 30 2028 8:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||4 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Difficult|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
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:||
9 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Mount Shasta (PASSPORT REQUIRED for
Mountaineering / Ski's / Snowshoes
Day 1.....Alpine start (5 am)
Drive to town of Shasta California (3,600 ft)
1085 km / 12:00 hours. Overnight in motel
....or proceed to Bunny Flats (no reservation
Day 2.....Proceed to Bunny Flats Trailhead
(41.35379° N, 122.23327° W) 6,950 ft
a)...Climbing Permit (US $20) - self issue at
b)...Wilderness Pass - self issue at trail
c).....WAG BAG. Free WAG BAGS are provided at
Ascend to Helen Lake 10,443 ft. (tent or bivi
Day 3.....As conditions permit (Alpine Start 2
Ascend Avalanche Gulch passing Heart on
right then up to Red Banks & Misery Hill on to
Descend to town of Shasta.
Day 4..... Drive home.
Here's a link to detailed information about the
Avalanche Gulch route.
|Required Items to Bring:|
avi kit, Overnight kit, meals for day & a half.
DON'T BRING ANY FRESH FRUIT ACROSS THE CANADIAN
OR CALIFORNIA BORDER WITH YOU. iF YOU NEED IT
BUY IT IN CALIFORNIA.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Headlamp, warm ski gear, extra pair of gloves,
light crampons, light ice axe and
Tent, or bivi gear, stove cook kit
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||2200Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $550.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Tuesday, November 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 encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!