The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Mt Baker Backcountry - Sat, Feb 9 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.

The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Mt Baker Backcountry
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 9 2019  8:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Feb 8 2019 5:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Tyler Cuthbert
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)

Plan is to head down to ski backcountry near Mt Baker Ski area (Bagley Lake/Table Mountain). Temperatures look a little less frigid compared to BC with some fresh snow Friday. Please have the correct documentation for crossing the border. If you have NEXUS, please let me know. MUST have AST1 and some touring experience. Give me an outline of your season so far when signing up. Distance: ~10-12km Elevation: ~1000m

Required Items to Bring:
Avalanche gear, ski touring/splitboard gear, water, first aid kit, headlamp, emergency blanket/bivy, food, passport
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
NEXUS pass, radios

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):300Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 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 $75.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, February 21, 2020). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

If there are enough sign-ups for a second car, or someone would rather meet there I may expand the maximum guests.
- 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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