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Cousin Of Canyon · Sat. Oct. 25th - Sun. Oct. 26th
Warning: This is an old trip - it already happened
Warning: This is a tentative trip : Water levels
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Start: Saturday, Oct. 25th
End: Sunday, Oct. 26th
Pre-trip meeting: Wednesday, Oct. 22nd, 6:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting location: at the gear swap
totally stolen from Artems description from last year :-) But I am not sure where we are going yet. Be aware that this trip is a bit later in the season than normal, so it will be chilly!
Shoulder season? Too wet to climb, no snow to ski? False - it's canyoning season.
Note that given the nature of the activity, the number of participants on this trip is limited. You need to have previously rappelled, scrambled, and jumped into water from up to 3m. General coordination desired. If you have none done none of these, email me separately and depending on the general skill level of the trip, you may still be able to attend. The signup will not necessarily be first-come-first-serve, but will rather be modified to balance out experience.
The required gear is harness, helmet, wetsuit, water booties, rappel device. If you have ropes, particularly static ones, please notify me. A more specific gear list will be emailed out to the participants.
The general idea is that by the end of the trip you will be able to go out and descend some canyons of your own.I can't stress enough that canyoning is pure wholesome type 1 fun. All the time.