The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Manning Park Weekend Trip - Fri, Oct 7 2011, Sat, Oct 8 2011, Sun, Oct 9 2011, Mon, Oct 10 2011

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The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location:Manning Park
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Oct 7 2011, Sat, Oct 8 2011, Sun, Oct 9 2011, Mon, Oct 10 2011  5:00 PM  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Oct 3 2011 11:55:00 AM
Event Duration:3 nights
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Caroline Clapham
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
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: 2 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Planning to stay at Lightning Lakes campground on the Thanksgiving long weekend departing Friday October 7 after work and returning Monday October 10. BC Parks camping fees are ~$100 for the three nights per site and I would recommend reserving a campsite in advance. Proposed hiking/scrambling objectives include the Mt. Frosty loop, Skyline trail or portions of the Pacific Crest trail. Actual hikes will be selected based on weather at the camp. Note that some of these hikes are ~30km with significant elevation gain.

Required Items to Bring:
Anything you require for car camping. The activities are generally hiking or scrambling, so mountaineering gear will likely not be required.
Recommended Items to Bring:
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How to Get There:
Event Directions:Take Hwy 3 east from Hope to Manning Park.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
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