|Event Location:||Athelney Pass, north of Pemberton|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Oct 5 2018
9:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 9:30 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Oct 4 2018 12:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||3 nights, 4 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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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:||
3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Drive to trailhead north of Pemberton (4.5
hours) and hike in along Salal
Creek (may involve route-finding and
bushwhacking). 15km with 800m of elevation gain
(could be 8+ hours). Hiking on river rocks so
hiking poles recommended.
Arrive at amazing high pass with huge glacier
running down into valley bottom. Find camping
spot and spend two days exploring peaks, ridges
and old mining camps.
Return to Vancouver by Monday evening.
Great article and photos here of the area:
|Required Items to Bring:|
Camping gear, headlamp, waterproofs, warm
clothing, sun hat, hiking boots, sunscreen,
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Hiking poles, camera, whisky.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Drive to Pemberton, turn left and keep going until
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||500Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
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** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $125.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Saturday, July 20, 2019). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use. Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.
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