North Victoria - Saturday, Jun 30, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Alpine 
Event Location: North Victoria 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jun 30, 2018 08:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 08:30 AM @ TBD)  
Registration Cut Off:   Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018 11:00 PM  
Event Duration: Three Days 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Paula Corbeil

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:   5 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Our objective for this alpine trip will be climbing North Victoria. This route includes glacier travel with some rock/ice climbing on the summit ridge. This trip will be a great warm-up for participants planning to attend the ACC Mt. Alexandra section camp. We will hike from the Chateau Lake Louise to the bivy on the moraine below the North Victoria glacier. Bivy Saturday night, for an early alpine start on Sunday, stay in the bivy Sunday night and hike out on Monday. Time permitting we may do some sport climbing at the Back of the Lake on Monday. To register for this event please email a brief summary of your previous alpine mountaineering experience.
Required Items to Bring:
Gear and food for two nights bivy, eg tent/bivy sack, stove, sleeping bag, mat, etc. This climbing objective will include glacier travel and limited rock climbing, bring gear for glacier travel including crevasse rescue,eg crampons,ice axe, helmet, harness, etc.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   The plan will be to carpool from Calgary. We will park at the Lake Louise overflow parking and take the shuttle to the Chateau.  
Carpool Departure Time:   08:30 AM
Carpool Location:   TBD
Carpool Directions:   TBD

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 11:00 PM.