This posting is reserving spots on the calendar
for the Bow-Yoho traverse. Please note that
is a coordinator only and will not be
If you are interested in leading this trip
email Tyler at firstname.lastname@example.org. The trip
is waived for the trip leader.
The trip is 3-4 nights, and is Bow Hut on March
21, Guy on March 22, Stanley Mitchell on March
and 24. The group may select to exit Sunday
instead of Monday depending on conditions.
The cost is $140 per person, not including
wilderness passes, which you must purchase
separately. The Bow Yoho is a classic and the
added day at Stanley Mitchell potentially
for more great skiing at one of the best
in the Rockies - this trip promises to be a
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: 342867
Res No: 258089, 258090, 258091
Locks: Bow = 9265, Guy = 2+4 then 3, SM = 2868
Carpool Departure Time:
If you are interested please sign up and
send an email to the trip coordinator(s) with
your experience level, including your fitness
level, ski ability and avalanche/crevasse
rescue knowledge. The trip traverses
serious glacier and complex avalanche terrain
and it is highly recommended participants have
AST 2, first aid and crevasse rescue. Please be
somewhat specific in your response with regards
to your ability: i.e. “I have taken AST
1, get out 5 times per year, typically ski 750m
a day. For downhill ability, I find diamonds
relatively tough and like to take my time. I
just 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 double diamonds at
the ski hill, and can pull someone out of
a crevasse in under 30 minutes solo.”
*Please note: $10 of the trip fee is going
to support training of trip leaders within the
Calgary section. Why? Because we
have a high demand for trips and want more good
trip leaders in order to meet that
demand. We appreciate your support in
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. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. 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). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Calgary Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and 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, March 21, 2019 at 12:00 AM.