Mother's Day Buttress - Sunday, Aug 14, 2022

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.

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The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: BNP - Cascade 
Date(s) & Time:   Sunday, Aug 14, 2022 07:45 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:15 AM @ 170 Valley Meadow Close NW, Calgary, AB T3B 5M2 (Rock Rage parking))  
Registration Cut Off:   Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 02:55 PM  
Event Duration: One day 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Dan Doll

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:   3 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


Multi-pitch (8 pitches) rock climbing up to 5.6. Walk off involves a single rappel.

You should have prior experience multi-pitch rock or ice climbing, providing a lead belay and climbing at the grade (one pitch of 5.6).

Required Items to Bring:

- Helmet

- Harness

- Belay/rappel device and triple action carabiner

- Locking carabiners


- Rock shoes

- Light approach shoes (good tread, not runners)

- Lunch, water, extra outerwear/layers

Recommended Items to Bring:

- Sun and bug protection

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   06:15 AM
Carpool Location:   170 Valley Meadow Close NW, Calgary, AB T3B 5M2 (Rock Rage parking)
Carpool Directions:  

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).
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.

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Registration for this event closed on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 02:55 PM.