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Mt Baker Backcountry Skiing · Sat. Nov. 19th - Sun. Nov. 20th

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Start: Saturday, Nov. 19th
End: Sunday, Nov. 20th
Pre-trip meeting location: Email

Description:

Backcountry Skiing trip at Mt Baker area. Specific location TBD [Heather Ridge, Table Mtn, Heliotrope Ridge etc.] Photos from the trip on the same dates and location last year: here Will decide one or two day trip when conditions are known

15/11 - update

We will go to Table Mtn area

16/11 - update

Will run a day trip crew as well as an over night crew.

Cabin Booked

17/11

Fees (32.00 CAD) will be collected 6pm Thursday at Clubroom.
More overnighter, modo'ed a van by Craig. Everyone got a ride!
Bigger cabin booked.

Email:

Direction and Time:

0.Driver checks psgr's Passport/Documents. Inform individual pickup time - Thanks!
1.Leave UBC 630a
2.Hwy1 @ First Ave 650a
3.Meet at TimH -see map, warn: two Timmies- 740a (No cellphone reception soon after you past sumas)
    (Border crossing questions: if asked.)
- We are staying overnight, reservation with MtBakerLodging at #43 in Snowline .
4.Parking at Heather Meadow ~9am (zoom in the map,  park 100m West of D tag)
5.Get ready and wait to form ski group - if get cold, do beacon search or World's Strongest Milkman dance.
HeatherMeadow Map(ski boundry, red dashlines) at right side of the map indicates parking and meeting spot.

Manner: It can be very cold on Sat morning, --10C, please try best to meet on time and get moving!


Gmap

Road Condition:
http://wsdot.wa.gov/traffic/passes/passinformation.aspx#Mt.BakerHwySR542Link

Avalanche Forecast: (psgr read this for the carload)
http://www.nwac.us/forecast/avalanche/current/zone/5/

Sunset: 430pm Saturday - We meet at parking to call it a day. It will be even colder than the morning cuz you burnt all your Cal.

Stuff to bring for the night
: its a house, like house you living in, with air hockey and foosball table, laundry, bath and real fireplace. You are encouraged to bring a sleeping bag for not using their blanket and skier's casual outfit. Guitar, Songbook, and your singing voice. We will go shopping for to make potluck dinner and  bfast/lunch for second day.



Print stuff you need because no reception past Sumas. We will try to drive in a convoy. most drivers been there before.

Posted: 2011-10-31 16:34:22
Last modified: 2011-11-17 23:46:02