Transceiver Practice and Ski to Rummel Lake--BITS Friendly - Sunday, Dec 16, 2018

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The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: Rummel Lake 
Date(s) & Time:   Sunday, Dec 16, 2018 07:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ Valleyridge )  
Registration Cut Off:   Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 10:00 AM  
Event Duration: Day Trip 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Tyler Hallman

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 4
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   7 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Let's go and do some transceiver practice and alot get our legs ready for the ski season! Rummel Lake is an easy ski tour in simple terrain. The plan is to ski to the lake and practice multiple burial rescue. I will bring containers for transceivers and we will switch off hiding and searching for the transceivers. Please be sure to bring extra warm clothes as we will be standing around the lake during the transceiver practice. You must have AST-1 to participate in this event. But this is beginner/BITS friendly.
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, Daypack (~30L), Snack, Lunch, Water, Avalanche Transceiver, Shovel and Probe, Normal Mountain Winter Clothing (i.e: warm layers, warm hat, gloves and/or mitts, heavier insulated jacket, softshell, etc.), Skiing, and/or Splitboarding Gear (e.g: skis, poles, boots, skins, etc.)

Recommended Items to Bring:
Extra transceivers if you have them.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   The start of the trip is at Mount Engadine Lodge.  
Carpool Departure Time:   07:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Valleyridge
Carpool Directions:   Meet at the park close to the Valleyridge Gas Station

Please send me a text at (403) 462-9768 if you are not able to make it.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 10:00 AM.