This is shoulder season so expect knee deep snow in places! You must have previous scrambling experience to attend!
A good level of fitness is required as our pace is moderate-fast. Please be realistic about your abilities. You must be able to commit to the entire event.
Rating: Easy Scramble
Distance: 13.5 km
Elevation gain: 858 m
Time: 6-7 hours
Weather forecast: TBD
Trail conditions: TBD
• Hiking boots (mandatory)
• Micorspikes or crampons (mandatory)
• Headlamp (mandatory)
• Hiking poles
• Proper clothing (dress in layers, toque, gloves/mitts, extra socks)
• Lunch and drinks (hot tea) **No Camelbacks in winter**
• Sun glasses
• No jeans, no cotton clothing of any kind!
Equipments can be rented at either Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) or UofC Outdoor Center.
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.
Park at the Burstall Pass parking area.
You must sign a trip waiver and contact information form to attend this event. The event organizer will have this for you.