The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Mount Gandalf, Aragorn and Shadowfax - Sat, Jul 30 2011, Sun, Jul 31 2011, Mon, Aug 1 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:Scramble
Event Location:Brian Waddington Hut Area 92J/10
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jul 30 2011, Sun, Jul 31 2011, Mon, Aug 1 2011  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Jul 27 2011 7:00:00 PM
Event Duration:3 days, 2 nights
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Nicole R
Colin Janssen
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 8 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Saturday: Drive to trailhead, hike to Brian Waddington Hut, setup camp.
Sunday: Ascend Mount Gandalf via the SW ridge. Continue to Mount Aragorn via the Aragorn Gandalf Col. (time and weather permitting).
Monday: Ascend Mount Shadowfax by west side and then south ridge. Pack up Camp and return to cars.

Required Items to Bring:
Hiking boots with Stiff Soles. Overnight Camping Gear.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Bug Spray, Bug Net, light longsleeve shirts and pants to keep bugs off (see a trend?)
Bear Spray, Day Pack

How to Get There:
Event Directions:email or call 604.805.5038 for details and gps tracks/waypoints from parking to Brian Waddington Hut
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
** Vancouver Transit Info

1. This area is reported to have Grizzly Bears and lots of bugs
2. If you plan on sleeping in the hut please register on the VOC wiki:
3. A related trip report from 2009:
4. Guests wanting to go on this trip must email the leader or phone him at 7788580504 - Home, 6048055038 - Mobile.

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

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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