After a long winter of indoor wall climbing it's time to come outside and practice those new moves.
Kananaskis is expecting good weather, so lets go to a great spot for climbing this time of year.
I WILL OPEN MORE SPOTS IF MORE PEOPLE JOIN WITH ROPE AND GEAR WOULD BE NICE. :)
The following equipment will be provided by the event organizer, however if you have your own please bring along as well
- Belay device
- Quick draws
- Daisy chains
You must provide your own
- Climbing shoes
- Chalk bag
- Hiking shoes for approach
- Backpack to carry gear for approach
- Proper seasonal wear (dress in layers)
- Lunch and drinks
- Sun glasses, SPF rated lip balm, sun screen
- No jeans, no cotton clothing of any kind!
Gear can be rented at UofC Outdoor Center (MEC does not rent harnesses).
DRIVING AND DIRECTIONS:
We will meet at the in Calgary meeting point and carpool from there. Please be on time as we will only wait a short while past past the departure time before we leave.
Take the ramp onto Deerfoot Trail/AB-2 S Continue to follow AB-2 S89.2 km
Turn right onto AB-533 W (signs forAlberta 533 W/Chain Lakes)9.4 km
Turn left to stay on AB-533 W27.9 km
Turn left onto AB-22 (signs for Crowsnest Pass)71.3 km 8. Turn right onto Crowsnest Hwy/AB-3 W(signs for Crowsnest Pass/Fernle/Crowsnest Highway)41.5 km
You must sign a trip waiver and contact information form to attend this event. The event organizer will have this for you.