The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Hiking & Painting En Plein Air - Fri, Sep 16 2011, Sat, Sep 17 2011, Sun, Sep 18 2011

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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:Hike
Event Location:Baker Lodge at the Mt. Baker Ski Area
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Sep 16 2011, Sat, Sep 17 2011, Sun, Sep 18 2011  12:00 PM  (Carpool Departure: 9:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Sep 12 2011 10:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Approx. 6 hours hiking/painting per day
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Liz Scremin
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:$75.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 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)

Come hike, draw and paint amidst the wonderful mountain scenery of the Mount Baker ski area. All skill levels and all media (acrylic, watercolour, graphite, pen and ink, etc) are welcome. Participants have a lot of fun and learn from each other. Weather permitting, we will be outdoors each day exploring the local trails and scenic viewpoints at Picture Lake, Bagley Lakes, Artists Point and Table Mountain. We'll be inspired by alpine meadows, tarns and brooks, twisted firs, golden ash and burgundy blueberries, the snow dome of Baker and the craggy skyline of Shuksan. Tables beneath big picture windows will be available for work indoors on cool days. Accommodation and meals will be provided at the Mount Baker Ski Lodge, a woodsy dorm-style facility operated by The Mountaineers.

Required Items to Bring:
basic items for a day hike (boots, pack, clothing for cool, warm or wet weather, sunhat sunscreen, sun glasses, water bottle) plus drawing and painting equipment (sketchbook, pens & pencils, paints, brushes, water container)
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
easel, art reference material

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 9:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info

A deposit of $50 will hold your spot. Make cheques payable to the ACC - Vancouver Section. For more information, contact Liz Scremin at 604-921-2651 or email her.
- Registration is not complete until you've signed up and, if required, paid in full to the Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Section, either through PayPal, or sent to the Event Leader.
- When a minimum group size appears, this is to let you know that the event will be cancelled with refunds to those who have already paid, if the minimum number of registered participants is not met.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$75.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$120.00/Person
Cost Includes:Accommodation and all meals from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch
Payment Cut Off:Payment must be received by the ACC VA on Mon, Sep 12 2011.
Make a Payment:Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.

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

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