New Meetup: Mt. Burke Hike

From: Trevor B.
Sent on: Thursday, October 28, 2010 11:35 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for Calgary Outdoor Nuts (CONS)!

What: Mt. Burke Hike

When: Saturday, November 6,[masked]:00 AM

Where: Brentwood LRT Station - Pay & P
Crowchild Trail & 32 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB T2P 1J9

Let's do a hike to what was once the highest fire lookout in Canada built in the early 1900's. This is a shoulder season hike meaning we should see little or no snow but is located on a road that is closed off by December 1st each year.

Distance: 16 km
Difficulty: Moderate
Elev. gain: 935 meters
Time required: 5 hours

Gear
Water
Lunch
Warm drink - may be cold
Proper hiking clothing
Poles - optional

Weather Condition - TBA

We will meet at the Brentwood CTrain Station to exchange directions and figure out the car pooling situation.

Trevor will be driving a gray 2008 Toyota Tundra. My cell phone number is[masked]-5935.

Here is some info of the trail:

http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Mt-Burke-near-Longview-AB-5406

*Disclaimer: If you are attending this Meetup, you agree that there are risks associated with hiking and outdoor activity, and you will not hold the organizer or this Meetup group responsible for any injury or accident that may occur.

RSVP to this Meetup:
http://www.meetup.com/Calgary-Gen-Y-Outdoor-Adventurers/calendar/15267892/

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