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Hiking & Painting En Plein Air - Mt. Baker Area - Fri, Sep 21 2018, Sat, Sep 22 2018, Sun, Sep 23 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:||Mount Baker Ski Area, Washington State, USA|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Sep 21 2018, Sat, Sep 22 2018, Sun, Sep 23 2018
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Aug 23 2018 10:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||3 days, Fri-Sun Sept 22-24|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$135.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
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:||
14 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Welcome to the annual En Plein Air
weekend at Baker Lodge, by the Mt. Baker ski area
in Washington State. We try to meet sometime after
on Fri Sept 22 at Artists Point, and enjoy 2 i/2
days of hiking, scrambling, sketching and
painting. - Hikers and photographers are
definitely welcome!- The scenery is spectacular
with views of alpine meadows, brooks, lakes and
ridge-lines, as well as Mt. Baker and Mt.
Shuksan!! The accommodation at Baker Lodge is
rustic but quite comfortable. All meals are
included except lunch on the first day. (The cooks
are also very good at accommodating food
allergies.) For more detailed info please EMAIL
firstname.lastname@example.org, since we may be
|Required Items to Bring:|
Passport for USA border. Sleeping bag and pillow,
headlamp, towel, toiletries. Hiking boots and gear
for rain or sun, incl water bottle, sunscreen and
sunhat. Hut clothes and shoes. Headlamp. Lunch for
Friday Sept 21st.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Art gear: pens, pencils, sketchbook, watercolor or
acrylics, folding stool, all light-weight for
Camera. Easel. Reference material for painting
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Take Hwy 401 east, take Sumas exit to cross
border, follow signs to Mt. Baker ski area.
Parking for the lodge is on the right-hand side of
the road, just past Picture Lake. Artists Point is
at the very end of the Mt. Baker Hwy. A parking
is required there and can be bought at a vending
machine on the way up. A pass is not needed when
parking in the
Mountaineers Lodge Parking Lot.|
- Registration is not complete until you've signed up and, if required, paid in full to the Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Section, either through PayPal, or sent to the Event Leader.|
- When a minimum group size appears, this is to let you know that the event will be cancelled with refunds to those who have already paid, if the minimum number of registered participants is not met.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost & Payment:|
|Cost Includes:||Cost includes Fri and Sat accommodation at Baker
Lodge, plus all meals (except lunch on the 21st).
The Mountaineers require that we pay the full
amount prior to the event.
Payment can be made either electronically (PayPal
to ACC Vancouver or by e-transfer to Lynn) or
by check. Please email Lynn Erickson
(email@example.com) if you will be sending a
DO NOT PAY until
been notified of your spot for the weekend.
|Payment Cut Off:||Payment must be received by the ACC VA on Thu, Aug 23 2018.|
|Make a Payment:||Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!