Barrier Mountain Sport Climbing - Saturday, Jul 14, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: Kananaskis 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jul 14, 2018 09:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 08:00 AM @ Rocky Mountain CCC at 8am sharp)  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Jul 13, 2018 11:00 PM  
Event Duration: 9:00-5:00 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Tana Stratton

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   5 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Forecast is so-so so lets go to the sunniest crag in K-country- Barrier Mountain (Yellow Wall). Short approach and range of sport climbs from 5.7-5.12. However, these routes are somewhat difficult for grade and so this trip may not suitable for beginners.
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, harness, shoes, draws, anchor and personal safety gear. Wind, rain, sun and bug protection. Food and water. (Bring hiking boots and rain gear for Plan B if it rains!)

Recommended Items to Bring:
I live in Canmore so difficult to get club ropes. Best if you bring your own rope!

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Calgary participants meet co-leader (Tom M) at the car pool lot just east of the Rocky Mountain CCC at 8am for meet up with trip leader at 9m at the Stoney Nakoda casino on corner of HWY 1&40.  
Carpool Departure Time:   08:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Rocky Mountain CCC at 8am sharp
Carpool Directions:   Car pool lot just east of the Rocky Mountain CCC.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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*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).
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, July 13, 2018 at 11:00 PM.