Brazeau Loop + scrambling in the area - Wednesday, Jul 04, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Scramble 
Event Location: Jasper National Park and White Goat Wilderness Area 
Date(s) & Time:   Wednesday, Jul 04, 2018 12:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:00 AM @ Macleod Tr & 58 Ave SW in front of the Phil & Sebastian Coffee (Chinook location))  
Registration Cut Off:   Tuesday, Jul 03, 2018 12:00 AM  
Event Duration: July 4-10, 2018 
Difficulty Rating:   D4 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Zofia Zgolak
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 1
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 1
Number Registered So Far:   2 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
Brazeau loop (start & finish at Nigel Pass). 7 days long hike+scramble; Elevation gain: 1878 m (for the loop only). July 4 Drive & hike over Nigel Pass to Four Point 13.8 km July 5 Four Point to Jonas Cutoff 18 km July 6 Jonas Cutoff to Brazeau Meadows area 20 km (random camping at the White Goat Wilderness Area) July 7 Brazeau Meadows to Mt. Aztek http://www.summitsearch.org/trip_reports/260- first-recorded-ascent-of-mount-aztec about 16 km return; 2nd night at the Brazeau Meadows area July 8 Brazeau Meadows to bivy past South Wolverine - at least 14km July 9 South Wolverine to Marble Mt + Flat Ridge about at least 20 km return http://benthereclimbedthat.ca/content/two-day- trek-marble-mountain-and-flat-ridge https://stevensong.com/canadian- rockies/icefield-parkway/marble-mountain/ last night at the same bivy spot July 10 hike back – about 20 km & drive home
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, Parks Pass, Wilderness Backcountry Permit, campsite booking info, tent, sleeping bag, thermarest, tarp, stove, gas, cooking utensils, hiking boots, poles, tarp, warm layers, hat, gloves, sunglasses, headlamp, food for 7 days, water, water treatment tablets or filter, First Aid Kit with blisters care and your own medication, waterproof bag to store your food in, and a rope to hang it on a tree (bears safety precaution), cash for drivers, bear spray.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Sunscreen, gaiters, camera, Thermos, GPS/map/compass, PLB, hand and feet warmers.

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   06:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Macleod Tr & 58 Ave SW in front of the Phil & Sebastian Coffee (Chinook location)

Notes:
Please reserve your tent spots: July 4 at Four Point Campsite July 5 at Jonas Cutoff Campsite then email me your reservation confirmation and I will place You on the attendance list.

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Registration for this event closed on Tuesday, July 03, 2018 at 12:00 AM.