Section Meeting: Lynn Martel- A Look Back at the ACC's General Mountaineering Camp - Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019

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The Basics:
Event Type: Social 
Event Location: Kensington Legion -second floor 
Date(s) & Time:   Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 07:30 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 06:00 PM  
Event Duration: 2-2.5 hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Chuck Young
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 99
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 5
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   12 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
From horses and wagons and hemp rope to helicopters and hot showers, the Alpine Club of Canada’s General Mountaineering Camp has come a long way since 1906. Join Mountain Writer Lynn Martel for some unforgettable stories of adventure from more than a century of GMCs, with a cast of characters including horse wranglers and Swiss mountain guides, ladies' tent quarters and giant bonfires, gourmet cooks and loaves of white Wonder Bread. BYO go mug and camp cushion! Everybody welcome. Come early if planning to eat or drink.
Required Items to Bring:
Cash for food and beverages if you are planning to eat or drink

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   1918 Kensington Road NW Calgary Parking available underground on the east side of the building.  

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).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 06:00 PM.