Goat Mountain- Mt Baker area - Fri, May 11 2018

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, Wa
Date(s) & Time:Fri, May 11 2018  5:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, May 10 2018 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Michael
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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: 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


If you need to stop at the border to clear- up visas and such , please drive on your own across and meet us on the other side at the grocery store right after the border

Remember that No fresh fruits or veggie are allowed across!

Expect perfect conditions with 15 degrees at the top:)

Will use the summer trail to access the peak area

Total distance: around 17km (3km of boot-packing to the snow line)

Elevation gain: 1200m

Required Items to Bring:
MUST have AST1 training
Shovel, probe and avi beacon
Food and TONS of water for the whole day
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From Glacier Public Service Center proceed another 13 miles, turning left onto FR 32 (Hannegan Pass Road) just before a bridge over the North Fork Nooksack River. Follow FR 32 for 2.4 miles to the trailhead (elev. 2550 ft.). More parking is available just beyond the trailhead.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):200Km
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $50.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Wednesday, August 12, 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.

- 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!