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Classic Spearhead Traverse 2019 - Fri, Mar 8 2019, Sat, Mar 9 2019, Sun, Mar 10 2019
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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:||Whistler back country|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Mar 8 2019, Sat, Mar 9 2019, Sun, Mar 10 2019
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, Feb 8 2019 1:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||8 hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Difficult|
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Members Only, 18 & Older Only
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)
|Leave from Blackcomb backcountry access, spend 2
nights in the mountains, ski out on Sunday
afternoon. There is a possibility of doing the
reverse path, depending on group decision.
|Required Items to Bring:|
Ski touring gear list, all equipment must be
recent, specially transceiver.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Ski crampon, boot crampons, harness, small
rope,crevasse rescue gear.
|How to Get There:|
Must be very strong skier, must have at least
days ski touring prior to trip. Must have
practiced crevasse rescue. This trip includes
risks and sketchy sections. Must be experienced
winter camper. Also I try to have a 50% male
female split so the selection is not on a first
come first serve basis.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost Includes:||$20 to me for wilderness camping in Garibaldi
Park. You will need to purchase a day ticket or
a backcountry ticket on the day of.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!