Multi-pitch ice climbing - Five Seven Zero WI4 100m - Saturday, Feb 08, 2020

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The Basics:
Event Type: Ice Climbing 
Event Location: David Thompson highway 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Feb 08, 2020 12:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ Sunda creek Hostel)  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Jan 31, 2020 12:00 AM  
Event Duration: 1 day 
Difficulty Rating:   D4 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 3
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   2 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

This is part of Ice Review 2020 - Participants are not expected to lead, but need to have lead belayed before and previous experience seconding ice climbs. We will be leaving from the Shunda Creek hostel in the morning and returning there for the evening. We will start by climbing 1 pitch on SARS on Ice (WI3) then hiking up to the next 2 pitches. One steep pitch (WI4) followed by more mellow climbing(WI3). We will then descend back to SARS on Ice for more climbing with the group that will be there.
Required Items to Bring:
Harness, helmet, Ice climbing boots with crampons that fit, 2 ice tools, belay device, 2 locking carabiners, clothing to climb in, warm belay jacket, multiple pairs of gloves, warm hat(fits under helmet), food, water, a pack to carry it all(35L) and climb with.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Sense of adventure and humour.

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   07:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Sunda creek Hostel

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 12:00 AM.