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Eagle Bluffs (ish) from Horseshoe Bay / Sunset trail connector recce - Sun, Jan 6 2019
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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:||North Shore|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sun, Jan 6 2019
|Registration Cut Off:
Sat, Jan 5 2019 5:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||6 hours|
|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:||
4 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Who's up for a rainy day leg-stretcher? From
Horseshoe Bay, Eagle Bluffs is about 10km and
1000m elevation gain but depending on snow
levels I'll probably make the boulder field the
My main aim for this hike is to confirm the
start/condition of the connector route to the
Sunset trail. The sparsely flagged route used
to veer off from the Baden Powell trail at about
550m, then roughly follow that line north for
2km to connect up with Sunset. So be prepared
for a little bit of off-trail exploring though
we won’t go very far along it this trip.
If anyone is up for trying out this connector
route at a later date, or has recent beta, let
I generally hike at the fast end of moderate,
but prefer folks to stick together, so depending
on the pace of the group, slower people may have
to speed up a little and faster people will need
to be able to keep themselves in check.
The forecast is showing rain. Please sign up
only if you are 100% committed.
|Required Items to Bring:|
lunch, rain gear, warm layers, 10 essentials
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!