Mt. Assiniboine - North Ridge (5.5 alpine rock) - Saturday, Aug 26, 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type: Alpine 
Event Location: Mt Assiniboine Provincial Park 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 06:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:00 AM @ Petro Canada at Cochrane turnoff)  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Aug 25, 2017 12:00 PM  
Event Duration: Two days 
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Dan Doll
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 3
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   3 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
Drive down Highway 93 to Settlers Road and on to Aurora Creek. Hike into the Hind Hut (I have spaces reserved) via Assiniboine Creek/Lake. Stay at the hut Saturday night. Up early Sunday, ascend the north ridge of Assiniboine, return to hut, walk back to the vehicle and drive home.
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, harness, belay device, locking carabiners, anchor attachment, steel crampons, ice axe, sleeping bag, rain gear

Recommended Items to Bring:
Ear plugs

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   06:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Petro Canada at Cochrane turnoff
Carpool Directions:   We will meet at the north end of the gravel road running from the gas station to Highway 22 (closest to Highway 22).

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM.