The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Cold Smoke Festival & Powder Highway Ski Towns - Thu, Feb 20 2020, Fri, Feb 21 2020, Sat, Feb 22 2020, Sun, Feb 23 2020, Mon, Feb 24 2020, Tue, Feb 25 2020, Wed, Feb 26 2020, Thu, Feb 27 2020, Fri, Feb 28 2020, Sat, Feb 29 2020, Sun, Mar 1 2020

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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:Skiing
Event Location:BC Powder Highway Mountain Ski Towns Rossland, Nelson, Fernie
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Feb 20 2020, Fri, Feb 21 2020, Sat, Feb 22 2020, Sun, Feb 23 2020, Mon, Feb 24 2020, Tue, Feb 25 2020, Wed, Feb 26 2020, Thu, Feb 27 2020, Fri, Feb 28 2020, Sat, Feb 29 2020, Sun, Mar 1 2020  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Feb 15 2020 9:00:00 PM
Event Duration:11 days
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Rob Brusse
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
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: 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


Join us for a 10 day road trip along BC's famed "Powder Highway"
stopping at 3 well known Ski Towns along the way.

Day 1 Feb 20
Leave Vancouver 6 am Drive to Nelson 10 hrs overnight AirBnB about $50 per person/night

Day 2 - 4 Feb 21-22-23 - Nelson BC for Coldsmoke Festival AirBnB about $50 pp/n
Ski Whitewater Resort & visit Ainsowrth Hotsprings

Day 5 Feb 24 Easy day drive approx 4 hour to overnight @ Fernie AirBnB about $50 pp/n
Day 6 & 7 Feb 25 - 26 Ski:- Fernie Alpine Resort Stay @ AirBnB about $50 pp/nr night

Day 8 Feb 27 easy drive approx 5 hours to overnight @ Rossland AirBnB approx $50 pp/n
Day 9 & 10 Feb 28 & 29 Ski:- Red Mountain Ski Resort Stay @ AirBnB about $50 pp/n

Day 11 March 1 Drive Home from Rossland about 10 hours

Required Items to Bring:
Downhill & Backcountry ski gear if you have it. Bring & buy food enroute for preparation in rooms & consume on ski hills
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
fully charged credit card

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Google map link to follow
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):2100Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $525.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Monday, August 10, 2020). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.

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

Cost Includes:accommodation deposits must be paid in advance and non refundable (AirBnB outlays paid prior to leaving town) responsible for share of travel costs & own lift tickets

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

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