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leaders' choice - to be announced
Date(s) & Time:
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019
(Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ Valley Ridge Height Carpool)
Another in the "infamous" ski summit season
series. We would like to target a summit but of
course, conditions may prohibit that, in which
case we will try to find a tour. The
destination will depend on weather and
Destinations may include Emerald Peak,
Vermillion Peak, Pumkin Traverse, Little
Temple, Snow Peak, Cirque Peak, or similar.
Destination will be announced closer to event
date, dependent on weather and avalanche
conditions, and group experience.
Required Items to Bring:
Transceiver (digital 2+ antennae), snow shovel,
probe, warm clothing, backcountry ski gear,
sunglasses/ski goggles and headlamp, ice axe,
boot crampons, ski crampons have proved
important in the
Food/drink for the day. Sun screen.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Food/drink, extra clothing and any required
personal items. If we are going to a summit, an
ice axe, helmet, and boot crampons might be
Ski crampons may be an asset.
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
Valley Ridge Height Carpool
Heading W on 16th Avenue, take Valley Ridge /
Cresmont exit, go to roundabout, go South of TCH,
take left, drive pask CCC-Rocky Mountain to
Minimum AST1 or equivalent level experience
required. If we have never been out with you, we
may ask a
quick summary of experience level.
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 12:00 PM.