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East & West Lions (via Unnecessary Mtn) - Sat, Aug 27 2011, Sun, Aug 28 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.
|Event Location:||Howe Sound Crest Trail - Unnecessary Mtn, East & West Lion|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Aug 27 2011, Sun, Aug 28 2011
|Registration Cut Off:
Thu, Aug 25 2011 10:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
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Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
11 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Day 1.....From Cypress bowl 4 hour easy hike to Camp at Tarn below Unnecessary Mtn set up camp & depart for scramble on East Lion (3 - 4 hours return)
Day 2.....3 hour scramble to West Lion & back to camp.....4 hour hike out Cypress bowl. |
|Required Items to Bring:|
overnight gear, cooking kit, tent parties helmet, harness, boots, (climbing shoes if you have them)spare slings & biners (locking) belay device.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
hiking poles, cell phone, gps map compass
Scrambling will be invovled participants should be be familiar with the basic climbing knots, belaying and rapelling, and be reasonably fit.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||car pool locations will be determined by centre of gravity of participant locations. tentatively somewhere in town, relatively central and accessible by public transit.|
I'll forward a more detailed trip plan with links to weather, trails, trip reports etc to those who sign up.
for non members interested in participating contact rob brusse @ 604-732-7730|
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!