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Date(s) & Time:
Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017
(Carpool Departure: 06:10 AM @ Shouldice Arena. 1515 Hoe Road. NW)
Mount Brester is an excellent early season scramble and has a
awesome glissade from the summit. This scramble is on page 250 of
Kane's scrambling guide, 3rd edition. Ice axe required.
Required Items to Bring:
The ten essentials, mountaineering axe and knowledge of its use,
hiking boots (Not shoes), Spare pair of shoes for after the trip,
helmet, micro spikes, warm clothes and gloves, insulated jacket
(Preferably a medium weight down jacket), shell jacket, shell pants
and gloves, balaclava, ski goggles, personal first aid kit and
emergency blanket or bivy bag, food and water, headlamp, bear
spray, hiking poles, NO COTTON CLOTHES OR GEAR. A pack big
enough to carry all the gear listed above.
*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).
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Registration for this event closed on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 12:00 AM.