PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.
You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
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This posting is reserving spots on the calendar
for the Wapta Traverse. Please note that Tyler
a coordinator only and will not be attending.
you are interested in leading this trip please
email Tyler at firstname.lastname@example.org. The trip
is waived for the trip leader.
The trip is 3 nights, and is Peyto Hut on April
11, Balfour on April 12, Scott Duncan on April
The cost is $110 per person, not including
wilderness passes, which you must purchase
separately. The Wapta is a classic and this
promises to be a fantastic trip.
Once the coordinator has responded to you with
regards to your eligibility for the trip you
secure a spot by sending your payment (via e-
transfer) to the Treasurer at
treasurerClub@acccalgary.ca along with the
following information: Name, Full Address with
postal code, phone number, email, event title
date, trip leader/coordinator and the password
accept the payment. These details assist the
bookkeeper in sending out receipts for
Once I have confirmation from the Treasurer
you have paid your deposit, I will move you
the waiting to the attendee list. The easiest
to send payment is via e-transfer.
How to Get There:
Invoice Number: 342865
Res No: 258082, 258083, 258084
No locks on huts
Carpool Departure Time:
If you are interested please sign up and send
email to the trip coordinator(s) with your
experience level, including your fitness level,
ski ability and avalanche/crevasse rescue
knowledge. The trip traverses complex
terrain as well as serious glacier terrain and
recommended participants have AST 2 and first
Please be somewhat specific in your response
regards to your ability: i.e. “I have taken
1, get out 5 times per year, typically ski 750m
day. For downhill ability, I find diamonds
relatively tough and like to take my time. I
took crevasse rescue this year, but haven’t
touched a rope since” or “I’ve been to this
specific area 10x in the past two years. I get
out 50+ days a year, have taken AST 2 and more,
typically ski 2000m a day, love to charge
diamonds at the ski hill, and can pull someone
of a crevasse in under 30 minutes solo.”
*Please note: 10$ of the trip fee is going
to support trip leader training within the
club. Why? Because we have lots of demand for
trips and need more good trip leaders to fill
the demand. We hope you will support this
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
There are no refunds for cancellations by
participants unless the participant finds a
*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).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.
Trip Feedback If you have any feedback, positive or negative, concerning this trip or any other, we want to hear from you!
Click here to be directed to our "Contact Us" page and contact the appropriate Chair person or the Section Chair. This is also a simple way to make your section executive aware of any praises, suggestions or problems you may have with any area of the Calgary Section of the ACC.
Thank you for your response.
Registration for this event closed on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 12:00 AM.