The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Alpine Practice - Rappel and Hike - Sun, Jun 10 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type:Training
Event Location:Lighthouse Park
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Jun 10 2018  7:45 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jun 9 2018 2:00:00 PM
Event Duration:~4 hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Serguei Okountsev
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 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: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


  • Meetup, sign waivers, drive to the location.
  • Walk in to Juniper Point @ Lighthouse Park
  • Review and practice: extended rappel, gibbs knot, adding extra friction (w 2nd Reverso or 3 lockers)
  • Rappel down to the shoreline, on emergency 7mm cord.
  • Ascend the rope (7mm static).
  • Back to parking, drive to the Grouse base.
  • Hike up BCMC trail, Skyride down (bring the pass or $10).
  • Back home.




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Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:00 AM
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