|Event Type:|| ||Alpine|| |
|Event Location:|| ||Columbia Icefields|| |
|Date(s) & Time:
Friday, Jun 17, 2022
07:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:00 AM @ TBA)
Registration Cut Off:
Monday, Jun 13, 2022
|Event Duration:|| ||3 days|| |
D1 - See Conversion Chart
Attendees are Pre-Screened
|Maximum Group Size:|| ||6|
|Maximum No. Guests:|| ||0|
|Minimum Group Size:|| ||5|
|Maximum No. Guests Per Member:|| ||0|
|Number Registered So Far:
2 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
|Are Dogs Permitted:
For this AMP event we will be heading to the
This mentorship event is part of the AMP (Alpine
Program) organized by ACC Calgary Section jointly
Guide Brent Peters from PeakStratagem. More information on the AMP program can be found here:
The cost for this event is $380 and includes 3
days (June 17-19) of mentorship with an ACMG guide from Peak
We will camping for 2 nights.
This Alpine Mentorship Event is for individuals
mountaineering experience and training. On this
event you will
further develop alpine skills including route
rescue, glacier travel techniques and more. This
take charge while under the mentorship and
coaching of an
guide. Everyone will have the opportunity to
planning and take a turn leading the group.
This event is for the Beginner who has been on a glacier once or twice, experience in 3-person crevasse rescue, completed a 2-day Snow and Ice course and have done steep snow slope climbs as part of their scrambling trips.
Itinerary: We will meet at location TBC on the Friday to work on skills such as crevasse rescue, roping up and glacier travel techniques for the first day. We will then head to a campspot and develop trip plans for next two days
according to weather.
|Required Items to Bring:|
Personal gear/clothing and food for three days
two nights. Camping gear for 2 nights.
Climbing and glacier travel gear:
mountaineering boots, crampons, ice axe, belay
additional locking carabiners, anchor sling
(120cm) w 2 non-
locking and 2 locking carabiners, 2x 5mm 10kN
2m 10kN accessory cord. A formal gear list will
to the event.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Warm belay jacket, extra pair of gloves, extra
waterproof shell, thermos with hot drinks,
screen and camera
|How to Get There:
Meet up location TBC
|Carpool Departure Time:
The Process to sign up is as follows:
Put your name on the waitlist.
climbing experience to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org they will read through it and contact you.
Upon acceptance to the course, make your payment
days by clicking the Buy Now button below.
You do not
a PayPal account. You can pay with a credit card.
have paid you will automatically be added to the attendee list.
- Coordinator $300.00 CAD
- Member $380.00 CAD
Everyone attending this event will be required to sign the
at the beginning of the event. Read the waiver carefully to ensure you fully
understand it. If possible, please print and fill it out except for
the signature fields before arriving at the event.
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
*Note: Once payment has been received by the
be moved to the confirmed list. There will be
cancellations. Courses will run regardless of
guide deems conditions unsafe then a back-up
option may be
executed. This is to be decided by the guide
*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. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. 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). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Calgary Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.
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