1817 Crowchild Trail N.W.
Next to the pedestrian overpass to the Banff Trail LRT Station
This trip is rated difficulty level 6. A D6 trip is appropriate for fit and experienced hikers. You should expect variable trail conditions, including snow and ice as well as scree and uneven ground. Steep uphill or downhill travel is certain and there may be off trail and route finding.There is some scrambling on the Yamnuska traverse. It looks something like this:
Date: April 7, 2013
Meetup time: 8:00 am
Distance: 11 km
Height gain: 900 m
Hiking time: 6-7 hours
Car Pool Location: McMahon Stadium
CORA trips start at the trailhead. As a convenience to participants only, we meet at the meeting point in Calgary then car pool from there. Please be on time. We don't want to have to wait around long. You may choose to meet us at the trailhead, but please advise us ahead of time. Please indicate in your RSVP COMMENTS if you can drive, if necessary. Please reimburse some $$ to drivers for gas.
Please indicate in your COMMENTS if you can drive. I need to know if we have adequate transportation for all participants.
Code of Conduct
By attending this trip you agree to be bound by the CORA Rules of Conduct.
Weather: yet unknown (http://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/caab0177). In the spring, however, you must expect any weather condition possible from rain to sunshine to snow.
Gear to bring:
TRIP WAIVER AND CONDITIONS:
You must sign a trip waiver to attend this event. The trip waiver can be found here. Please read the document (http://files.meetup.com/1575023/TRIP%20WAIVER-June2012.pdf) before we depart. To participate you must have paid your yearly membership fee is $20 which lasts until the Annual General Meeting. If you have a 2012 membership, it will continue to be accepted until our AGM in February/March 2013. However, 2013 memberships, which last until the 2014 AGM, are now available to be purchased. Alternately, you may participate as a non-member for $5 for the day.
0 · April 6, 2013