HIghwood Pass - Early season - Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019

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The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: Highwood Pass 
Date(s) & Time:   Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019 07:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:30 AM @ Parking lot at south side of Transcanada)  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, Nov 04, 2019 08:00 PM  
Event Duration: All day 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   1 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
Head up to Highwood Pass and have a look around. It's still early season so I was planning on skiing some mellow terrain. Because there is not a lot of snow you might want to bring an old pair of skis/board and you should be and advanced skier to deal with the low snowpack.
Required Items to Bring:
Skis, board. Shovel. Probe. Beacon. Warm layers. Skins. Lunch. Hot drink. Helmet - it's still early season so there are the possibly of rocks.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Head torch. Second pair of gloves.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Parking lot at the top of the pass.  
Carpool Departure Time:   07:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Parking lot at south side of Transcanada
Carpool Directions:   Gravel parking lot just north of Shouldice Areana at Montgomery ave and Home rd. NW.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Monday, November 04, 2019 at 08:00 PM.