Mt. Lorette Technical Scramble - Thursday, Aug 02, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Scramble 
Event Location: K-Country, Lorette Ponds 
Date(s) & Time:   Thursday, Aug 02, 2018 07:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:30 AM @ Calgary NW)  
Registration Cut Off:   Thursday, Aug 02, 2018 11:30 PM  
Event Duration: All day 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Nathalie Drotar
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 3
Maximum No. Guests: 2
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 2
Number Registered So Far:   3 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
Because our Aberdeen objective needed to be rescheduled for weather forecast and overhead hazard reasons, I suggested we do Mt Lorette. Shaun is an ACC member and TRCI guide and keen on taking a rope up on this coveted Kananaskis technical scramble. We will be crossing the river so bring appropriate water footgear. This is a technical scramble, lots of exposure and a couple of section of Class 5.4 ish rock climbing. If you haven't been up Lorette it is the best scramble in K-country
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, harness, slings, locking biner, belay device, foot gear for fording the river

Recommended Items to Bring:
poles-very handy for the river crossing

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   07:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Calgary NW

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, August 02, 2018 at 11:30 PM.