Valkyr Lodge - Trip postponed to March 2023 - Sunday, Apr 04, 2021
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Valkyr Lodge BC
Date(s) & Time:
Sunday, Apr 04, 2021
(Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ )
This trip will be self guided and self catered.
Area: Valkyr Range of the Southern Selkirk Mountains provides access to over 4,000 hectares of ski terrain with 8 unique ski zones to choose from on Naumulten Mountain, Mount Rollins and Mt. McBride. The variety of aspect, incline and length of runs found here can accommodate all ski touring agendas.
On the north and east aspects are big alpine bowls, steep couloirs and exciting treed skiing that the Selkirk’s are renowned for. On the south and west facing slopes are mellower inclines with an endless variety of open treed glades. The ridges and folds of the mountain make for interchangeable and interesting runs. Most tours end with a ski down Naumulten’s west face to the lodge.
Situated at 2,210 meters on Naumulten Mountain the lodge can accommodate groups of 12 in six separate guest bedrooms. Five of the guest rooms have a double bed / twin bunk combination capable of sleeping couples or two singles. One room has a twin bunk only, suitable for two singles. All beds are outfitted with quality bedding including down duvets.
Amenities: Drying area, AC power, indoor toilet and shower, sauna, running hot water, satellite phone, VHF radio/repeater, wood heat, internet.
Cost is $1760 per person. Note: a portion of participant fees are to cover the accommodation costs of the trip coordinator in accordance with ACC Calgary conventions.
Additional details: meals, gear, carpool and April 3, 2021 pre-trip accommodation info will be send to trip participants.
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
This trip has been rescheduled from March 22-29, 2020. Trip is full, but some participants may offer their spots to others if they are unable to attend. If you are interested please put your name on the wait list.
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, March 05, 2021 at 12:00 AM.