Moderate Group Choice Ski Tour - Saturday, Feb 11, 2023

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The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: Group Choice - Proposed 93N, 93S near Vermillion or Narao  
Event Starts:   Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 07:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:00 AM @ Highway 22 & 1 Petro Canada near the highway 22 entrance)  
Event Ends:   Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 04:00 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Feb 10, 2023 03:00 PM  
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   John McMechan

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 4
Minimum Group Size: 2
Number Registered So Far:   4 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


Looking for 1-3 partners for a moderate paced day to ski a lap or two. Probably looking at 600-800m, maybe 10km ish.  Plan is to be back at the car by 3pm. Group choice on where to go with suggested possible areas on 93N south of Bow Summit, 93S near Vermillion pass or off of Highway 1 near the BC/AB border. Open other ideas but wanting to go to areas that got more snow in this recent dump this week.  

Final arrangements to be made on Friday with the group. 

Before being accepted on to the trip please email me a brief overview of your backcountry experience, including avalanche training, first aid, your ski ability, if you ski or splitboard and a few recent trips you have been on.

Required Items to Bring:

Transceiver (3 Antenna), snow shovel, probe, backcountry ski gear, googles/sunglasses, headlamp, helmet. food, water, layers and AST1 at minimum.

Recommended Items to Bring:

Personal items as required

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   07:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Highway 22 & 1 Petro Canada near the highway 22 entrance
Carpool Directions:  

Highway 22 & 1 Petro Canada near the highway 22 entrance to service road.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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*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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Registration for this event closed on Friday, February 10, 2023 at 03:00 PM.