Annual Calgary Section Powder Review: Angels and Devils - Friday, Mar 02, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: A.O. Wheeler Hut, Rogers Pass 
Date(s) & Time:   Friday, Mar 02, 2018 05:00 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 11:55 AM  
Event Duration: Friday through Sunday - 2 days of skiing 
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Dana Engler
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 30
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 24
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   25 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
I have an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other...and sometimes the devil asked me"What the hell are you doing?" Its time to dust off those halos and and horns for the annual powder review. It promisses to be hot as hell in the hut and cool as champane powder on the slopes. Costumes are seriously recommended for maximum enjoyment of the Saturday evening festivities. No costume? Well see what our guest" master" of ceremony has in mind for you.... $100 gets you 2 nights accommodation (March 2 & 3, 2018) at the A.O. Wheeler Hut, Saturday night dinner, snacks, and refreshments.
Required Items to Bring:
Backcountry skis/boards, skins, boots, poles, warm clothing (hat,glove/mitts+spare,jacket/pants), sleeping bag, food & refreshments (other than for Saturday night), sunglasses. Avalanche transceiver, probe, shovel, camera, helmet.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Anything else you can drag to the hut for your creature comfort.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Please do not send payment until you have been screened and placed on the sign up listing. Email payments made to treasurer@acccalgary.ca is preferred. Cheques must made payable to the ACC Calgary Section and mailed to the ACC Calgary Section, PO Box 1995, Calgary, AB T2P 2M2  

Notes:
Remember the 2017/18 Winter Permit System is in effect. If you intend to ski in restrcted areas or use specific Parking lots pick up your permits at the information centre.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!

Please sign up only you are sure you can attend this event. The event can not be cancelled or re-scheduled due to weather or road conditions. Refunds will not be available after supplies are purchased and/or an alternate waitlist participant is not available.
*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non- recoverable costs).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 11:55 AM.