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Difficult Scramble - Mount Brett

Mount Brett is the second hardest scramble in Kane's book, next to Mount Smuts

You must have a mountain bike for the approach to attend this meetup.

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: Difficult Scramble

Distance: 24.5 km (11.2 km bike)
Elevation gain: 1553 m
Time: 9-10 hrs

More info:

http://bobspirko.ca/Banff/MtBrett/MtBrett.htm

http://dowclimbing.com/Brett.html

Weather forecast:


Trail conditions: TBD

 

EQUIPMENT:

• Mountain bike (mandatory)

• Hiking boots

• Headlamp

• Hiking poles

• Proper seasonal wear (dress in layers, toque, gloves)

• Lunch and drinks (summit Strongbow)

• Sun glasses, SPF rated lip balm, sunscreen

Gear can be rented at MEC and 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.

We will park at the Redearth Creek trail, just west of Banff. 

WAIVER:

You must sign a trip waiver and contact information form to attend this event. The event organizer will have this for you.

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