Women's Climbing Mentor Group Troll Falls Leading Practice - Saturday, Jan 06, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Ice Climbing 
Event Location: Troll Falls 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jan 06, 2018 06:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:00 AM @ 1333 20 Ave NW)  
Registration Cut Off:   Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018 12:00 AM  
Event Duration: 1 day 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 3
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   6 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

We will head to Troll Falls to practice leading - the falls are small & offer a short pitch to practice leading. We can potentially take up to 2 beginners, with at least 4 participants planning to lead. *Logistics will be organized by Lisa Hunka.
Required Items to Bring:
Crampon-compatible boots (ski boots work), ice crampons*, ice tools*, harness, helmet, belay device, personal anchor (or 2), goggles/glasses for face protection, gloves (multiple), warm layers etc. *you may be able to borrow or rent these if you don't own them...

Recommended Items to Bring:
thermos, hand warmers, screws, draws, screamers.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   https://www.google.ca/maps/dir/Calgary,+AB/Troll+Falls,+Kan anaskis,+AB/@51.0466394,-115.170498,9z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m 13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x537170039f843fd5:0x266d3bb1b652b 63a!2m2!1d- 114.0708459!2d51.0486151!1m5!1m1!1s0x5370e84286e8df87 :0xa1a1ad49c0c557cd!2m2!1d-115.1476459!2d50.9480798  
Carpool Departure Time:   06:00 AM
Carpool Location:   1333 20 Ave NW
Carpool Directions:   https://www.google.ca/maps/place/1333+20+Ave+NW,+Calgar y,+AB+T2M+1G4/@51.0703105,-114.0939184,17z/data=!3m1! 4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x53716f8f92bec347:0xa2c1b7c2471627e0!8 m2!3d51.0703105!4d-114.0917297

If I have not met you before, please email me with a brief description of your climbing background/interest. Thanks! - anne drew

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Registration for this event closed on Tuesday, January 02, 2018 at 12:00 AM.