Wasootch (Planning for the Ridge) - Saturday, Jun 03, 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type: Hike 
Event Location: Kananaskis 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jun 03, 2017 09:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 09:00 AM @ Shouldice arena)  
Registration Cut Off:   Saturday, Jun 03, 2017 12:00 AM  
Event Duration: 8 hours (+driving) 
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Kristine O'Rielly

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   1 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Looking to do Wasootch - hopefully the whole ridge and back but depending on conditions and the group we may turn back somewhere along the ridge. Distance - 17 km round trip; Gain - ~1100 m http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Wasootch-Ridge- near-Canmore-AB-6838
Required Items to Bring:
Water, sunscreen, layers, rain gear, poles, bear spray, snacks

Recommended Items to Bring:
Gaiters, micro spikes, helmet

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   From Calgary Head west on hwy 1 and take the turnoff for hwy 40 K country trail. Take the first left after the wasootch sign on the right hand side after the Barrier lake info center. Take the trail behind the dark green trail sign (the ridge hike is not listed on the sign).  
Carpool Departure Time:   09:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Shouldice arena

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Registration for this event closed on Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 12:00 AM.