ROCK REVIEW - Kananaskis Cragging (Beginner friendly!) - Saturday, Jun 15, 2019

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The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: Kananaskis 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 08:00 AM  
Registration Cut Off:   Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 12:00 AM  
Event Duration: 1 Day 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Karen Fox
Ryan Fox

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 8
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   8 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


This will be a relaxed day of cragging somewhere up Highway 40 (likely Wasootch or Porcupine creek). It will be beginner friendly and we will set up some top ropes on 5.6 - 5.9 routes. Participants need to be able to provide top rope belay. If more advanced climbers want to join and set up ropes on harder routes they are welcome to join us. Helmets and sturdy approach/belay shoes are required.

Required Items to Bring:
Harness, belay device and locker, climbing shoes, helmet. We will reserve club ropes and anchor kits for the day, but if you have your own and want to bring them it will help ensure everyone has lots of opportunity to climb.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Everything else for a nice day out. Food, water, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, camping chair, camera, guidebook, approach shoes, bear spray, etc.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   We will meet at the Rafter 6 Ranch at 8am or out at the crag at 9am.  

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).
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Registration for this event closed on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 12:00 AM.