Mount Cory Scramble - Saturday, Jun 20, 2020

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The Basics:
Event Type: Scramble 
Event Location: Bow Valley Parkway 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Jun 20, 2020 08:00 AM  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Jun 19, 2020 06:00 PM  
Event Duration: 6-10 hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   John McMechan
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 5
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   4 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:
Mt Cory: Easy-Moderate scramble following south ridge of Mt Cory. Neat "Hole in the wall" part way. Switching from Mt Edith to Mt Cory because Edith-Cory trailhead closed due to flooding. Height gain 1370 m Carpooling: Due to Covid 19 restrictions, we will not arrange carpool.
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet mandatory Park pass Usual scrambling kit (list is not conclusive) including appropriate layers: Warm layers, hiking boots food water Ice axe headlamp & extra batteries mitts hat goretex windbreaker insulating layers long sleeve shirt down sunglasses sunscreen, Sun hat, toque, emergency toilet paper, hand sani, map and compass

Recommended Items to Bring:
backpack rain cover for backpack, Spot/emergency device, gaitors, hiking poles, knife, matches/lighter, GPS, extra socks

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Drive west of Banff to the Bow valley parkway. Meet outside of Fireside Picnic area to drive final 1.6km to pullout  

Notes:
Meet at 8am at the trailhead. Please stay home if sick, traveled within 14 days or in contact with someone who has Covid.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!


*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).
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, June 19, 2020 at 06:00 PM.