BCMC or Flint and Feather After work (and beer!)

BCMC

Rating: Intermediate
Time: At your own pace. (1-1.5 hrs)
Distance: 3.3 km (one way)
Elevation: 853 meters
Grade: 25.8%

Please note that you'll either need an annual Grouse Mountain pass (great deal at $99 per year) or have to pay $10 to ride the gondola down.

 

This hike is a great conditioning hike. Short and steep - good for strength and cardio, and a great way to end an inside kind of work day!

 Level of fitness: Please ensure that you are fit enough to join these events. All require a decent level of cardio, stamina and strength.


PLEASE! No guests (have people join if they want to come – its simple!), no kids and no dogs – thanks!

Please bring the following:
Hiking Boots
Poles if you use them
Headlamp and spare batteries
Water-proof/ wind-resistant Jacket
Layered Clothing
Water
Food
First aid supplies
Change of clothing
Your happy self! (leave your grumpy self at home)
10 Essentials

Disclaimer/Waiver

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.

 

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  • Grazyna

    It was great. Thanks Corie. I managed to beat my personal best time.

    1 · June 25, 2014

  • Corie M.

    Rain or shine I'll be there for the handful of us left :)

    1 · June 24, 2014

  • Jody C.

    Sorry I can't make it tonight. Laurent's truck was my only lifeline for getting to Grouse! Just kidding Laurent :)

    June 24, 2014

    • Mira

      Too bad everyone is bailing out. You must feel sooo important now Laurent ;)

      June 24, 2014

    • Laurent S.

      Ha ! No worries, I'll have the bus up and running in no time but I have a feeling the weather might have something to do with the attendance record though ,-) way to go Corie !!!

      June 24, 2014

  • Mira

    Is anyone coming at all? How about you Corie, will you be there?

    June 24, 2014

  • Bob W

    Sorry to bail I need to help a friend and likely won't make it in time.

    June 24, 2014

  • Cynthia H.

    We're dropping like flies. I've had a meeting come up. Maybe next week.

    June 24, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry guys I have to cancel. I'm not going to make it out of work in time tonight.

    June 24, 2014

  • Celia

    As I mentioned before.... I wont make it today ! Have a good one!

    June 24, 2014

  • Natasha

    Sorry guys, have to cancel. Something else came up. Have fun!

    June 24, 2014

  • Corie M.

    Ok all as the host now I'm letting you know that I will be taking the group up the BCMC. I have a broken hand so the Flint and Feather is beyond me right now.

    June 23, 2014

    • Corie M.

      It happened on the Squamish hike two weeks ago. I probably didn't help it falling again yesterday!

      June 23, 2014

    • Albee

      Sorry to bail guys ..wanted to do F and F ...never done it :-(

      June 24, 2014

  • Laurent S.

    hi guys, my truck broke down over the weekend on another hike I went on so it looks like I will have to skip this one but awesome corie will be there if you have any questions. I'll be busy trying to get my truck out of the woods :-( see you guys next time

    June 23, 2014

    • Celia

      That sucks! I hope you can fix it soon ! I probably wont make this time as I have a doctor appointment! )

      1 · June 23, 2014

    • Marta

      Is it because you took it up Tricouni?

      June 24, 2014

  • Nadia

    Sorry guys, I have to cancelled. I am going to Retirement Celebration of my best teachers.See you next time:))

    June 23, 2014

  • David

    I can't make it this week. Thanks Celia for the awesome music at the Jazz Fest. You were fantastic!

    Here are some photos:
    https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zb4d0qboeryh8f8/AAAntma3kycs5S9I49ZcVnsOa

    1 · June 23, 2014

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