The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Golden Ears Traverse - Sat, Jun 23 2018, Sun, Jun 24 2018

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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.

The Basics:
Event Type:Mountaineering
Event Location:Golden Ears Park, West Canyon Parking Lot
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jun 23 2018, Sun, Jun 24 2018  7:20 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Jun 13 2018 1:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2 days/8-12 hours per day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Difficult
Event Leader(s): Alan Trick
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 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: 5 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


On Saturday climb up Golden Ears, and find a place to camp, either at the Golden Ears/Edge col or further near Edge

On Sunday, bushwackclimb over Edge, Blanchard, and Alouette and the several thickly covered bumps in-between. Descend via the Evans's Peak Trail.

Past trip report

Required Items to Bring:

Helmet, Harnes, Gloves, Good boots/shoes for rock, Belay Device, 2 Locking Biners, Rain Clothing, Warm Clothing, at least 2 Litres of Water, Food, Sunglasses, Headlamp, Sleeping bag & pad, Tent/bivy sack

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

Rope, lots of slings and anchor material, alpine rack, Stove & Pot

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From the Park entrance
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):0Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
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Recommended gear may change based on changes in snowpack. Trip is dependent on decent weather.

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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