February 10, 2013 · 8:00 AM
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We will snowshoe along the hydroline to the Alberta/BC border enjoying the views of Kananskis Lakes and the surrounding mountains.
Distance: 5.6km one way (11.2km in total)
Elevation Gain: 225 m
Estimated time: 4-5 hours return (Estimated time is just that. An estimate)
Weather Forecast: ?
More info: http://www.albertaparks.ca/media/861191/elk_pass.pdf
Stuff to bring
- Snowshoes are mandatory (Yes, really) -If you don't own snowshoes, you may rent them at UofC Outdoor Centre of MEC for around $10.
- Dress in layers. Mountain weather is changeable, so be prepared for anything.
- Water, lunch and snacks
- Sun glasses, sunscreen, lip balm
- ~$10 to split gas
Drivers: Thank you for offering to drive and provide rides for others. Please comment on the board and indicate how many people you're willing to offer rides to.
Passengers: Please email the drivers directly and request a ride. Simply RSVPing to this event does not guarantee you a spot in the car. It's your responsibility to arrange a ride with a driver. Please update the following spreadsheet once you have confirmed a ride:
N.B.: If you have a no show recorded against you, i.e., you have cancelled after the RSVP deadline on a previous occasion, you will be kept on the waiting list till the RSVP deadline. Then, if there is a spot available and there are no other people on the waiting list, you will be welcome to join the event. As well, please refrain from requesting or offering rides until your place is confirmed.