PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.
You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
COVID 19 Info: Please protect yourself and others. On single day trips please practice social distancing. Masks are recommended when within 2m of non-cohort participants. On multiday trips you are considered to be in a cohort with the other participants and specific safety measures are the discretion of the trip coordinator. If you have any questions please contact your trip coordinator.
Note: If this is an 18+ event, you may have trouble registering if your Date of Birth isn't entered. To update your DOB, please log on and go to Account -> Edit Account and update the "Date of Birth" field.
The cost of this event of $124.00. This mentorship event is
part of the AMP (Alpine
program organized by the ACC Calgary Alpine Chair
ACMG Guide Brent Peters and PeakStratagem.
You should have AST 1, be able to "manage", not crush, black diamond terrain at the ski hill. You should be able to ski 900m vertical at a reasonable pace.
For level 1 participants
expectation is that you have done more than 10
trips and know how to ski down moderate terrain.
The goal is to show you how to find great skiing in K-country. As part of the event you will practice trip planning. There is some pre-trip study required – specifically you will prepare a day trip plan for Kananaskis, and provide feedback on plans made by other participants. During the event you will have an opportunity to lead the group through the objective (set up-track, make safe terrain choices, keep the group safe and together, choose ski lines, select safe re-group locations etc).
sign up for this event, please add yourself to
the waiting list and
email Clare (firstname.lastname@example.org) your previous
Once you are approved, please make payment using the PayPal button below. You will
then be moved to the participants list. If
you have any
questions please feel free to contact Clare and she'll get straight back to you.
Required Items to Bring:
A detailed gear list will be sent out closer to
Transceiver (digital 3 antennas), snow shovel,
probe, warm clothing, ski touring gear,
sunglasses/ski goggles and headlamp (extra
Hand sanitiser and face mask.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Meals/snacks/drinks, extra clothing and any
required personal items (lip balm, sunscreen,
YOUR PAYMENT METHOD IS AS FOLLOWS:
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
There will be no refund for cancellations.
Courses will run
regardless of weather unless the guide deems
then a back-up option may be executed. This is
be decided by
the guide the evening before.
*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.
Trip Feedback If you have any feedback, positive or negative, concerning this trip or any other, we want to hear from you!
Click here to be directed to our "Contact Us" page and contact the appropriate Chair person or the Section Chair. This is also a simple way to make your section executive aware of any praises, suggestions or problems you may have with any area of the Calgary Section of the ACC.
Thank you for your response.
Registration for this event closed on Friday, March 19, 2021 at 12:00 PM.