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Mt Baker Summit - Coleman Deming Route - Sat, Jun 3 2017, Sun, Jun 4 2017
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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.
|Event Location:||Mt Baker|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Jun 3 2017, Sun, Jun 4 2017
7:00 AM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, Jun 2 2017 10:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 Days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Very Difficult|
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Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
16 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Mt Baker Summit via the standard Coleman Deming
route. This will be a two day trip with the
first night at Coleman camp.
Due to the nature of the area, this trip will
be postponed if avalanche and/or weather
conditions do not look reasonable. Participants
will be pre-screened based on their prior trips
with the club and myself. Participants are
expected to have glacier travel training, and
at least the equivalent training of AST-1.
This will be a long, strenuous climb up. You
are expected to be in very good shape for this
trip to keep up with the group. The trip will
be approximately 20km aound trip and 2150m of
Edit: I am willing to expand the group size if
another leader is willing to help out. Message
me if you're interested.|
|Required Items to Bring:|
Skis or splitboard, skins, beacon, probe,
shovel, ski crampons, glacier travel gear,
headlamp, food, compass first
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Drive east on the Mount Baker Highway to the
Glacier Public Service Center. Continue past
the center east for about another mile, then
make a right onto Forest Road 39. After eight
miles of mostly paved road, turn left at a
junction and continue less than half a mile to
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||0Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
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** Vancouver Transit Info
Note: I have not done the trip in full before.
I have been to the top of Helitrope Ridge a few
times. BEFORE signing up for the trip,
interested participants must make themselves
knowledgeable of the route and what is
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!
Either registration for this event is closed, or the event is full, or the trip leader needs to review and accept your application for this event. Add yourself to the Waiting/Screening List here.