Chester Lake - WMG Women's Mentorship Group - Saturday, Nov 23, 2019
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Date(s) & Time:
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019
(Carpool Departure: 08:00 AM @ Lady of Assumption School)
Chester Lake, according to Chic Scott’s Ski Trails in the Canadian Rockies:
Distance: 8km return
Time: 3-4 hours
Elevation gain: 310m
Itinerary: please join us for an early season ski! Chester Lake is a classic uphill grind and a snowplow down. So… typical Rockies skiing and a great day to tune up your gear!
We’ll be taking it easy, checking for blisters and having a nice tour. Don’t sign-up if you’re after big powder or yo-yo skiing. Jane hasn’t been out yet this year so will be testing gear and fiddling with packs and layers.
This trip is part of the Women’s Mentorship Group (WMG) and ALL are welcome to come along!
Required Items to Bring:
AT/tele skis or splitboard with skins. Avi Gear:
three-antennae transceiver, probe, shovel. Warm
layers, mittens/gloves, toque, food, water.
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 08:00 PM.