|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Nov 25 2018
6:15 AM (Carpool Departure: 6:15 AM *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Sat, Nov 24 2018 6:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||1 day|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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:||
6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
A very nice and mellow area that gives us fast
alpine access with only minor bushwhacking.
As the first trip of the season and with a very
low snowpack so far, will be very cautious
where we ski: the are has some nice glades in
the 1700-1800m elevation band where some nice
snow should be found.
The plan is to drive on the FSR all the way to
1300m trailhead, using snow chains for the
tires, but we might have to park a bit lower.
I expect 30 min or so of boot-packing, so bring
some microspikes or crampons, in case the trail
is icy down below.
4x4 and snowchains are mandatory
This is a trip for intermediate and
advanced BC skiers only. Sorry, but no
beginners on this trip.
Elevation gain: around 800m
Distance: around 9-10km
|Required Items to Bring:|
MUST have AST1 training
Shovel, probe and avi beacon
First aid kit for 2
Headlamp with spare batteries
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
personal two-way radio, helmet
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||250Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $62.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Saturday, October 19, 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.
- 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!