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Frosty Mtn loop- Manning Park area - Sun, Mar 25 2018

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The Basics:
STATUS: Cancelled - Hide from Calendar
Event Type:Skiing
Event Location:Manning Park
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Mar 25 2018  8:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Mar 24 2018 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Michael
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:
The plan is to start at the Lighting Lake trail head, go to the alpine as high as the conditions allow(maybe bootpack to the peak) and then ski down through the north side drainage to the lake.
The last portion of this drainage is quite tight, so we might have to exit it and bushwhack bit.

This is a trip for intermediate and advanced BC skiers only. We won't do any crazy chutes but you should be able to ski black runs under any type of conditions and maintain a steady pace the whole trip.



Elevation gain: around 1250m
Distance: around 16km

I will be staying overnight in the Manning Park Resort, on Saturday, so anyone who wants to do the same please book your room asap as they tend to sell out. A quick half day trip to Poland lake area is planned for Saturday.


Required Items to Bring:
MUST have AST1 training
Shovel, probe and avi beacon
First aid kit for 2
Headlamp with spare batteries
Emergency bivvy
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
personal two-way radio, helmet

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Will meet at the Manning Park Resort at 8.30AM
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):410Km
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $102.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Wednesday, June 20, 2018). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

Notes:
Please mention in the notes section if you are staying overnight on Saturday.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.


Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!




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