The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Hollyburn hike & ice axe self arrest practice session - Mon, Apr 15 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:Training
Event Location:Meet at the Hollyburn trailhead
Date(s) & Time:Mon, Apr 15 2019  6:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Apr 14 2019 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:3 hours
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Kathleen Lane
Samantha Blair
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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: 9 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Meet at the Hollyburn Trailhead (near the Cypress XC ski area). Hike or snowshoe until we find a suitable location. Practice ice axe self arrest. Hike out when we decide we're finished. This is a practice session, so you should have at least some experience with ice axe self arrest.

Required Items to Bring:
Ice axe Warm/waterproof clothes Headlamp
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Crampons, pack, helmet, eye protection, warm beverage and snacks, dry clothes for after, anything else you need to stay warm, dry and comfortable

How to Get There:
Event Directions:The Hollyburn trailhead is located just before the Cypress XC ski area

- 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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