February 25, 2014 · 6:30 PM
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We will be hiking in the dark and the upper 1/3 or so of the trail will be covered in snow and ice - headlamps with spare batteries and microspikes are mandatory.
We'll have a beer (or beverage of your choice) at Altitudes Bistro in the Chalet at the top. (optional of course).
Time: 1-1.5 hrs (at your own pace)
Distance: 3.3 km (one way)
Elevation: 853 meters
Current Conditions (with Chalet Cam): Click here
Please make sure that you're fit enough to join this hike. It's a great conditioning hike, short and steep but it requires a decent level of cardio, stamina and strength.
Please note that there is a $10 fee to ride the skyride down or an annual pass is $99.
PLEASE! No guests (have people join if they want to come – its simple!), no kids and no dogs – thanks!
Please bring the following:
Traction devices (Microspikes or Hillsound recommended)
Poles if you use them
Headlamp and spare batteries (we will be hiking in the dark)
Water-proof/ wind-resistant Jacket
First aid supplies
Change of clothing
Your happy self! (leave your grumpy self at home)
Please be aware that BC Outdoor Adventures is not a professional organization and although the organizers make every possible effort to ensure the safety of event participants, the volunteers leading events are not professional guides. We are simply taking advantage of the Meetup organization and using Meetup as a way of bringing like minded individuals together to share in an enjoyable outdoor experience.
BC Outdoor Adventures is run entirely by volunteers (no financial remuneration is accepted/collected from members) and is dependent on the active participation of members.
It is expected that you will show up to events prepared (first aid, proper footwear, clothing, 10 essentials etc.) and that you will be physically able to take part in the event. Also please be aware that risks are inherent in all of the outdoor type activities that we take part in and if you are injured or worse, BC Outdoor Adventures, or your event organizer, cannot be held responsible in any way. The success of each event depends on the cooperation & efforts of every member who participates. Although we always make an effort to look out for one another to the best of our ability, each of us is nevertheless responsible for our own safety and well-being during every event. By RSVP’ing "yes" for this event, you acknowledge and accept these terms.