The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Mt.Hood & Mt.St.Helen - Fri, May 10 2019, Sat, May 11 2019, Sun, May 12 2019, Mon, May 13 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:Timberline ski resort and Sno-Park Marble Mountain
Date(s) & Time:Fri, May 10 2019, Sat, May 11 2019, Sun, May 12 2019, Mon, May 13 2019  2:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Tue, May 7 2019 1:00:00 AM
Event Duration:2.5 days
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Amir K
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Member Cost:$25.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

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

  • Leave Vancouver on Friday afternoon (or Saturday Morning, TBD weather dependant) and drive to the base of Mt.Hood, Oregon
  • Climb Mt. Hood either Saturday or Sunday depending on the weather, back down and drive to the base of Mt. St. Helen
  • Skin up Mt. St. Helen on Monday and back down
  • Drive to Vancouver in the evening or if needed spend the night there and drive home on Tuesday 



Required Items to Bring:
  • Avi kit (Probe, Shovel, Tranceiver)
  • Ski, poles, skins
  • Tent, Sleeping bag, Sleeping mat, headlamp 
  • Stove, lighter
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Biners
  • Prusik



Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • Insurance
  • GPS/Map
  • Spot/InReach
  • Ski Crampons



How to Get There:
Event Directions:Timberline Lodge for Mt. Hood and Sno-Park Marble Mountain for Mt. St. Helen

  • The participants are expected to be comfortable climbing snow for the last push to the summit of Mt. Hood while using ice axe and crampons on possibly hard snow condition and roped up
  • The trip organiser will buy a group pass to cover all for St. Helen (Monday May 13)

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$25.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$25.00/Person
Cost Includes:Climbing permit for Mt. St. Helen
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

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

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