The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Locomotive Mountain- Hurley FSR area - Sat, Dec 8 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.

The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Pemberton, Hurley FSR area
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Dec 8 2018  5:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 5:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Dec 7 2018 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Michael
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 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: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


Weather dependent trip: only if no precipitations is forecasted for the area, otherwise the trip location will change!

Please note the carpool DEPARTURE hour: arrive a few minutes earlier to have enough time to transfer to the carpool cars as we have very limited daylight.

At least an AWD car with chains(mandatory) is required for the Hurley FSR so please mention if you have one and how many people you can take

Expect to spend some time bootpacking in the forest as it is steep and probably without much snow.

GPS track from my previous trip:

Total distance: around 15km

Elevation gain: 1200m

Required Items to Bring:
MUST have AST1 training
Shovel, probe and avi beacon
Ski crampons-good to have
Food and water for the whole day
First aid kit for 2
Emergency Bivy
Headlamp with spare batteries
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Helmet and personal radio.

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):390Km
Carpool Departure Time: 5:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $97.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, November 15, 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.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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