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Sphinx Hut and the Garibaldi Neve · Fri. Feb. 19th - Sun. Feb. 21st

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Organized by: Cassandra Elphinstone.

Start: Friday, Feb. 19th, 8:00 am
End: Sunday, Feb. 21st, 9:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting: Tuesday, Feb. 9th, 5:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting location: Clubroom

Description:

Last year Garibaldi Lake did not freeze for long and no one went up to Burton/Sphinx Hut for reading week. This year though it has been much colder. I would like to cross the Garibaldi Neve (Elfin-Garibaldi Lake, see Wiki page) and then spend a day (maybe more, maybe less) skiing around Sphinx Hut. This trip requires intermediate fitness because it is a 40km traverse, experience winter backcountry camping, AST1 or equivalent and preferably some knowledge of glaciers (G1 or equivalent).

Posted: 2016-01-22 15:21:10
Last modified: 2016-02-11 11:20:34