Cragging @ Cowbell Crag - Trad Anyone? - Saturday, Jul 21, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: Cowbell Crag  
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jul 21, 2018 08:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 08:00 AM @ My house. Address will be emailed to participants)  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Jul 20, 2018 10:00 PM  
Event Duration: One Day 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   David Harbord
 

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

Itinerary:
Very short notice - rock climbing at Cowbell Crag (all trad). I'm hoping for a mix of people who can lead and those wanting to top rope, but you must be able to provide a safe belay. Routes range from 5.6 to 5.10d. Please let me know in the comments section if you want to lead and have your own trad gear for leading.
Required Items to Bring:
helmet, harness, rock shoes, biners, rope and draws if leading, food, water

Recommended Items to Bring:
sunscreen, bug spray, rain jacket, warm layers

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   The crag is 9.6 km north of Highwood Junction on the east side of Hwy 40.  
Carpool Departure Time:   08:00 AM
Carpool Location:   My house. Address will be emailed to participants
Carpool Directions:   Lakeview (SW). Call me for directions if you get lost. There is free parking on the street.

Notes:
Please advise in the comments section if you have a rope/draws/anchor you would like to bring.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 10:00 PM.