The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Mt Laughington (beginner friendly) - Sat, Jan 14 2012

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The Basics:
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Mt Laughington, Chilliwack River
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jan 14 2012  8:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Jan 13 2012 2:00:00 PM
Event Duration:7-8 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Alan Trick
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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: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


We'll make our way up to the ridge and ski whatever looks best.

I don't know if we'll have snow the whole way. If you have downhill ski boots, you may want to bring a separate pair of boots. The skiing should be fairly gentle.

Required Items to Bring:
  • Avalanche safety gear (probe, transceiver, shovel)
  • skis/split-board
  • water & food for lunch
  • warm clothing, waterproof clothing
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • goggles/glasses

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Directions on clubtread: Apparently the gate isn't locked, so we should be able to drive to the 4.6 km mark.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
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This is a beginner friendly trip which means that we may have members who are slower than average or who don't want to ski steep or tricky terrain.

If you have questions, email me at
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

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

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