D3 Eagle Hill – Deer Ridge. Sibbald creek trail, kananaskis Area.

  • May 5, 2013 · 9:00 AM
  • McMahon Stadium

D3 Eagle Hill – Deer Ridge. Sibbald creek trail.

Kananaskis area.

 

Sunday, May 5th   9 am

McMahon Stadium

 

Elevation gain approximately: 400 m
Distance approximately: 16.5 km return

Time: about 5 – 7 hours on trail

This  trip is a moderate hike with several ups and downs so the total elevation gain for the day may be ~600 m . We will be doing a loop starting on Deer Ridge trail then heading to eagle hill and returning on eagle hill trail.

The trail is well known and described internet, please check online for the trail description before you sign up.

http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Eagle-Hill-near-Kananaskis-AB-3008

http://hikealberta.com/hike/eagle-hill-viewpoint

 

Directions:

From Calgary head west on  hwy 1, turn south on Sibbald Creek Trail (Hwy #68). We will be driving in pavement and gravel road. After 10.3 km from the kananaskis country boundary, turn right (north) into a road toward Sibbald Lake Campground. Keep left into the Sibbald lake day-use area.

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Trip Waiver and Conditions: You must sign a trip waiver to attend this event  If you are not a “paid” member yet. Please read the Rules of Conduct if you have not already.

Note: I will bring waivers on Sunday to fill up before we leave.

Dogs: NOT permitted.

Cost: Members free. Yearly membership fee  $20 or $5 for the day. Gas contributions for drivers are expected by all the participants and it will be confirmed and agreed with your carpool driver.

Note: Please indicate in your RSVP comments if you can drive if necessary

 

Required Equipment:

  • Sturdy Hiking boot (no sandals, no street shoes)
  • Icers
  • Dress in layers (no cotton, no jeans): fleece, windbreaker/waterproof jacket.
  • Food ans snacks
  • At least 2 L of water
  • Bring beat spray if you have some

 

Additional Equipment:

  • Hiking poles
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen...Yeah!! it is time for it!!

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Claude

    Great hike Diana Powers. Thanks for organizing.

    1 · May 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    doing the moderate ride Saturday, and knee a little sore today, don't want to cancel last minute so in fore site want to give someone a chance for spot on hike

    May 3, 2013

  • Kristine R.

    My husband can come now. Is that okay since i am driving?

    May 2, 2013

  • catalin

    I am a maybe.

    April 30, 2013

  • Dorothea I.

    Passanger pls

    April 29, 2013

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Membership dues

CAD20.00 before first trip

This covers: Annual Membership

Payment is accepted using:

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  • Cash or check - “Payment must be made before attending your first trip of the year with CORA. Your Membership will be valid until the next AGM.

Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

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