The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Intro Wntr Bkcntry Trvl Needle Peak & Zoa Peak Overnight -Coquihalla Area - Sat, Feb 5 2011, Sun, Feb 6 2011

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The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Coquihalla Pass
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 5 2011, Sun, Feb 6 2011  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Feb 2 2010 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2 day
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Behnam Giwi
Rob Brusse
Stephen H.
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 7 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Overnight trip to heights of Coquihalla Pass for those with more than one day. Ski Needle Peak / Flat Iron shoulders on Saturday. Overnight in Falls Lake area. Tour to Zoa on Sunday . Pre-assemble (as possible) into carpool groups prior to meeting at Chevron Station (East side Boundry Rd & Canada Way for a 6:30 am departure from there) In the notes section of your registration. To make it easier to organize carpooling, tenting and cooking parties could you please identify 1 if you have a car or not 2 where approximately you live 3 how many spaces in your car 4 if you have a tent 5 if you have a stove

Required Items to Bring:
Backcountry Gear. Avi kit Overnight kit, tent, stove, sleeping bag, Meals 2 lunches, dinner, breakfast, drinks snacks. Will be tenting in the area of the Falls lake exit no far from the cars. Some may want to proceed to Falls Lake
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
cell phone, gps, map, frs radio

How to Get There:
Event Directions:After leaving town (Chevron Boundry and Canada way 6:30 am) at about Highway Maintenance gravel sheds (start of Needle Peak trail) East side of road 9 am See John Baldwin Exploring Coast Mtn on Skis for greater description and details. If coming from the South (Vancouver)exit at KM 38 sign which is 3.1 km past the end of last avalanche tunnel. Once off highway look for road that forks up and off to right, follow to maintenance yard. If coming from North (Merritt) you can use Zopkious Ridge Rest area 2.9 km south of Coquihalla summit.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
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This is offered as a joint Vancouver - Okanogan Sections trip. non-members are welcome if space permits, Contact rob brusse 604-732-7730 or
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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