BITS 2019-2020 -- Trip 1 -- Group A - Sunday, Dec 01, 2019
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Date(s) & Time:
Sunday, Dec 01, 2019
(Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ Calgary Climbing Centre (West of COP))
BITS Program - 2019-2020 - Trip 1
This will be the first BITS trips of the year, and is for participants placed in Group A. If you cannot make this date, please remove your name and let Kate (email@example.com) if you can make Dec 15.
This will be an easy to moderate date, with a focus on backcountry and avalanche safety skills. The location will be determined the week of November 25 based on conditions and weather.
Please ensure that you re-read the information provided in the BITS program sign up (Nov 29 event) with regards to gear, homework and trip planning.
Required Items to Bring:
AT Skis or Splitboard, Skins, Avy Gear (3 Antennae beacon, shove,
probe), warm layers, mittens/gloves, toque, food, water, ski straps,
Avaluator, other gear as per the gear list in the presentation
Recommended Items to Bring:
Helmet, sunscreen, lip protection, neck gaiter
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
Calgary Climbing Centre (West of COP)
The location is shown in the following link address where we can park
on the side of the road (Paste it to your browser address bar):
*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 Sunday, December 01, 2019 at 12:00 AM.