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'''Varsity Outdoor Club Journal Volume 49 (2006-2007)'''
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==Introduction==
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The editor of this volume was ''Kaja Sadowski''.
 
 
 
==Table of Contents==
 
 
 
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|President's Message
 
|President's Message
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|Sandra Nicol
 
|Sandra Nicol
 
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|Vice-President's Report
 
|Vice-President's Report
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|Richard So
 
|Richard So
 
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|Editor's Message
 
|Editor's Message
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|Kaja Sadowski
 
|Kaja Sadowski
 
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|Archivist's Report
 
|Archivist's Report
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|Duncan McPhedran
 
|Duncan McPhedran
 
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|'''Alpine Rock & Ice'''
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! colspan="4" |'''Alpine Rock & Ice'''
|align="center"|'''17'''
 
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|The Cassin Ridge
 
|The Cassin Ridge
|align="center"|21
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|Stefan Albrechter
 
|Stefan Albrechter
 
|Denali: Cassin Ridge
 
|Denali: Cassin Ridge
 
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|Ice Climbing
 
|Ice Climbing
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|Alice Leppitt
 
|Alice Leppitt
 
|Ice Climbing: learning
 
|Ice Climbing: learning
 
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|FA of the N. Face of Lesser Wedge
 
|FA of the N. Face of Lesser Wedge
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|Tyler Linn
 
|Tyler Linn
 
|Garibaldi Park: Wedgemount Lake; Lesser Wedge
 
|Garibaldi Park: Wedgemount Lake; Lesser Wedge
 
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|Anniversary Glacier
 
|Anniversary Glacier
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|Matthew Parisien
 
|Matthew Parisien
 
|Garibaldi Park
 
|Garibaldi Park
 
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|Escape from Mt. Ossa
 
|Escape from Mt. Ossa
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|Christian Veenstra
 
|Christian Veenstra
 
|Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount; Mountaineering Camp
 
|Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount; Mountaineering Camp
 
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|What Really Happened
 
|What Really Happened
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|Krystil Koethler
 
|Krystil Koethler
 
|Rockies: Columbia, Bugaboos: Bugaboo Spire, Snowpatch Spire
 
|Rockies: Columbia, Bugaboos: Bugaboo Spire, Snowpatch Spire
 
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|The Quest for Ice in BC
 
|The Quest for Ice in BC
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|Piotr Forysinski
 
|Piotr Forysinski
 
|Ice Climbing; Squamish: Smoke Bluffs
 
|Ice Climbing; Squamish: Smoke Bluffs
 
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|Chris' Car, Cycling and The Camel
 
|Chris' Car, Cycling and The Camel
|align="center"|58
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|Richard So
 
|Richard So
 
|North Shore; The Camel; Self-propelled trips
 
|North Shore; The Camel; Self-propelled trips
 
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|Bugaboos Over July Long Weekend
 
|Bugaboos Over July Long Weekend
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|Tyler Linn
 
|Tyler Linn
 
|Bugaboos  
 
|Bugaboos  
 
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|How to trip hard in the St. Elias
 
|How to trip hard in the St. Elias
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|Peter Hudson
 
|Peter Hudson
 
|St. Elias: overview
 
|St. Elias: overview
 
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|'''Hiking & Scrambling'''
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|align="center"|'''77'''
 
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|For Love of the Woods
 
|For Love of the Woods
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|Kasia Cellar
 
|Kasia Cellar
 
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|Dreaming with Eyes Wide Open
 
|Dreaming with Eyes Wide Open
|align="center"|80
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|Boris Khramstov
 
|Boris Khramstov
 
|Yukon; Tombstone Range
 
|Yukon; Tombstone Range
 
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|Stein Valley (with a few extras)
 
|Stein Valley (with a few extras)
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|Evan Morris
 
|Evan Morris
 
|Stein Valley
 
|Stein Valley
 
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|RABSA
 
|RABSA
|align="center"|95
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|Boris Khramstov
 
|Boris Khramstov
 
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|Alpine Lassitude
 
|Alpine Lassitude
|align="center"|97
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|Steve Mullen
 
|Steve Mullen
 
|Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount
 
|Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount
 
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|Escape from Knight Inlet
 
|Escape from Knight Inlet
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|Christian Veenstra
 
|Christian Veenstra
 
|Waddington, Mount; Glacier Bay; kayaking, sea
 
|Waddington, Mount; Glacier Bay; kayaking, sea
 
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|'''Skiing'''
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|align="center"|'''109'''
 
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|Helpful Hints for "Beginner" Ski Trips
 
|Helpful Hints for "Beginner" Ski Trips
|align="center"|111
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| align="center" |111
 
|Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell
 
|Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell
 
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|A BREWtal Adventure
 
|A BREWtal Adventure
|align="center"|112
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|Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell
 
|Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell
 
|Brew Hut; Alcoholic Traverse
 
|Brew Hut; Alcoholic Traverse
 
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|Little Ring Peak
 
|Little Ring Peak
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|Richard So
 
|Richard So
 
|Little Ring Peak
 
|Little Ring Peak
 
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|Ptex Fun
 
|Ptex Fun
|align="center"|121
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|Scott Webster
 
|Scott Webster
 
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|The Avalanche Course
 
|The Avalanche Course
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|Marcus Rohrbach
 
|Marcus Rohrbach
 
|North Shore; Seymour, Mount
 
|North Shore; Seymour, Mount
 
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|Beauty of a Mountain New Year's
 
|Beauty of a Mountain New Year's
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|Lisa Blachut
 
|Lisa Blachut
 
|Phelix Hut
 
|Phelix Hut
 
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|How to Leave a Backcountry Hut in the Snow With a Ruptured Appendix
 
|How to Leave a Backcountry Hut in the Snow With a Ruptured Appendix
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|Ben Singleton-Polster
 
|Ben Singleton-Polster
 
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|Intro to Backcountry
 
|Intro to Backcountry
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|Matt Breakey
 
|Matt Breakey
 
|Skiing, backcountry: learning
 
|Skiing, backcountry: learning
 
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|A Snowshoer Bites Back
 
|A Snowshoer Bites Back
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|Dan Eagen
 
|Dan Eagen
 
|Snowshoeing
 
|Snowshoeing
 
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|Southgate-Chilko Divide
 
|Southgate-Chilko Divide
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|Scott Nelson, Sandra Nicol & Tim Blair
 
|Scott Nelson, Sandra Nicol & Tim Blair
 
|Taseko Lake; Tchaikazan Valley; Homathko Icefield; Skiing, backcountry
 
|Taseko Lake; Tchaikazan Valley; Homathko Icefield; Skiing, backcountry
 
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|'''Climbing'''
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|align="center"|'''149'''
 
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|Crap Crags Exploratory Mission
 
|Crap Crags Exploratory Mission
|align="center"|151
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|Scott Webster
 
|Scott Webster
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
 
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|Escape from Crag Crags
 
|Escape from Crag Crags
|align="center"|154
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|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
 
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|Escapes from Pipeline
 
|Escapes from Pipeline
|align="center"|159
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|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Pipeline
 
|Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Pipeline
 
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|How to Teach Trad
 
|How to Teach Trad
|align="center"|167
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|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Jeff Mottershead
 
|Climbing, trad: teaching; Squamish; Yosemite
 
|Climbing, trad: teaching; Squamish; Yosemite
 
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|I, Rope
 
|I, Rope
|align="center"|174
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|9.4 mm Beal Stinger
 
|9.4 mm Beal Stinger
 
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|'''Travel'''
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|align="center"|'''181'''
 
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|Stu's Adventures in Wales
 
|Stu's Adventures in Wales
|align="center"|183
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|Stuart Masterman
 
|Stuart Masterman
 
|Wales
 
|Wales
 
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|Four Weeks in the Mountains
 
|Four Weeks in the Mountains
|align="center"|188
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|Maya Goldstein
 
|Maya Goldstein
 
|Nepal; Himalaya; Everest
 
|Nepal; Himalaya; Everest
 
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|In the Gulf Islands
 
|In the Gulf Islands
|align="center"|193
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| align="center" |193
 
|Andrew Paré & Alice Lepitt
 
|Andrew Paré & Alice Lepitt
 
|Gulf Islands; kayaking, sea
 
|Gulf Islands; kayaking, sea
 
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|Lao Lao
 
|Lao Lao
|align="center"|197
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|Gili Rosenberg
 
|Gili Rosenberg
 
|Laos
 
|Laos
 
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|Travelling in Peru and Bolivia
 
|Travelling in Peru and Bolivia
|align="center"|202
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| align="center" |202
 
|Mike Fuller
 
|Mike Fuller
 
|South America; Peru; Bolivia
 
|South America; Peru; Bolivia
 
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|Africa Trek
 
|Africa Trek
|align="center"|204
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|Cory Sine
 
|Cory Sine
 
|Africa; South Africa; Namibia; Ethiopia
 
|Africa; South Africa; Namibia; Ethiopia
 
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|'''Club Life & Reflections'''
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|align="center"|'''211'''
 
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|The VOC Digital Machine
 
|The VOC Digital Machine
|align="center"|215
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| align="center" |215
 
|Tim Blair
 
|Tim Blair
 
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|Lost on a Mountain of Words
 
|Lost on a Mountain of Words
|align="center"|219
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| align="center" |219
 
|Matt Breakey
 
|Matt Breakey
 
|Survival
 
|Survival
 
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|Surviving in the Backcountry
 
|Surviving in the Backcountry
|align="center"|223
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| align="center" |223
 
|Will Whitty
 
|Will Whitty
 
|Survival
 
|Survival
 
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|Stories from the Ancient Past
 
|Stories from the Ancient Past
|align="center"|230
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| align="center" |230
 
|Roland Burton
 
|Roland Burton
 
|MEC, history; Helicopters; Burton Hut
 
|MEC, history; Helicopters; Burton Hut
 
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|Burton Hut Renovations
 
|Burton Hut Renovations
|align="center"|235
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| align="center" |235
 
|Rebecca Hunt Newbury
 
|Rebecca Hunt Newbury
 
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|The VOCulator
 
|The VOCulator
|align="center"|237
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| align="center" |237
 
|Afton Halloran
 
|Afton Halloran
 
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|Not All Epics Are Created Equal
 
|Not All Epics Are Created Equal
|align="center"|240
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| align="center" |240
 
|Duncan McPhedran & Kaja Sadowski
 
|Duncan McPhedran & Kaja Sadowski
 
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|Risk Management, VOC Style
 
|Risk Management, VOC Style
|align="center"|244
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| align="center" |244
 
|Tim Blair
 
|Tim Blair
 
|Risk; Survival
 
|Risk; Survival
 
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|VOC Photo Competition 2006/2007
 
|VOC Photo Competition 2006/2007
|align="center"|252
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| align="center" |252
 
|Dan Eagen
 
|Dan Eagen
 
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|Awards
 
|Awards
|align="center"|256
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|Christian Champagne
 
|Christian Champagne
 
|Awards
 
|Awards
 
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|Journal Awards
 
|Journal Awards
|align="center"|257
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|Kaja Sadowski
 
|Kaja Sadowski
 
|Awards
 
|Awards
 
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|'''Photographer Index & Credits'''
 
|'''Photographer Index & Credits'''
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Latest revision as of 02:58, 30 March 2019

The Varsity Outdoor Club Journal Volume 49
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<< VOCJ48 2006-2007 VOCJ50 >>
Kaja Sadowski 
Journal Editor
Article Page Author(s) Index
President's Message 8 Sandra Nicol
Vice-President's Report 10 Richard So
Editor's Message 12 Kaja Sadowski
Archivist's Report 14 Duncan McPhedran
Alpine Rock & Ice
The Cassin Ridge 21 Stefan Albrechter Denali: Cassin Ridge
Ice Climbing 28 Alice Leppitt Ice Climbing: learning
FA of the N. Face of Lesser Wedge 31 Tyler Linn Garibaldi Park: Wedgemount Lake; Lesser Wedge
Anniversary Glacier 34 Matthew Parisien Garibaldi Park
Escape from Mt. Ossa 39 Christian Veenstra Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount; Mountaineering Camp
What Really Happened 45 Krystil Koethler Rockies: Columbia, Bugaboos: Bugaboo Spire, Snowpatch Spire
The Quest for Ice in BC 51 Piotr Forysinski Ice Climbing; Squamish: Smoke Bluffs
Chris' Car, Cycling and The Camel 58 Richard So North Shore; The Camel; Self-propelled trips
Bugaboos Over July Long Weekend 61 Tyler Linn Bugaboos
How to trip hard in the St. Elias 65 Peter Hudson St. Elias: overview
Hiking & Scrambling
For Love of the Woods 79 Kasia Cellar
Dreaming with Eyes Wide Open 80 Boris Khramstov Yukon; Tombstone Range
Stein Valley (with a few extras) 91 Evan Morris Stein Valley
RABSA 95 Boris Khramstov
Alpine Lassitude 97 Steve Mullen Tantalus Range; Ossa, Mount
Escape from Knight Inlet 100 Christian Veenstra Waddington, Mount; Glacier Bay; kayaking, sea
Skiing
Helpful Hints for "Beginner" Ski Trips 111 Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell
A BREWtal Adventure 112 Afton Halloran & Charissa Pinnell Brew Hut; Alcoholic Traverse
Little Ring Peak 118 Richard So Little Ring Peak
Ptex Fun 121 Scott Webster
The Avalanche Course 122 Marcus Rohrbach North Shore; Seymour, Mount
Beauty of a Mountain New Year's 126 Lisa Blachut Phelix Hut
How to Leave a Backcountry Hut in the Snow With a Ruptured Appendix 129 Ben Singleton-Polster
Intro to Backcountry 130 Matt Breakey Skiing, backcountry: learning
A Snowshoer Bites Back 133 Dan Eagen Snowshoeing
Southgate-Chilko Divide 135 Scott Nelson, Sandra Nicol & Tim Blair Taseko Lake; Tchaikazan Valley; Homathko Icefield; Skiing, backcountry
Climbing
Crap Crags Exploratory Mission 151 Scott Webster Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
Escape from Crag Crags 154 Jeff Mottershead Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Crap Crags
Escapes from Pipeline 159 Jeff Mottershead Squamish; Stawamus Chief: Pipeline
How to Teach Trad 167 Jeff Mottershead Climbing, trad: teaching; Squamish; Yosemite
I, Rope 174 9.4 mm Beal Stinger
Travel
Stu's Adventures in Wales 183 Stuart Masterman Wales
Four Weeks in the Mountains 188 Maya Goldstein Nepal; Himalaya; Everest
In the Gulf Islands 193 Andrew Paré & Alice Lepitt Gulf Islands; kayaking, sea
Lao Lao 197 Gili Rosenberg Laos
Travelling in Peru and Bolivia 202 Mike Fuller South America; Peru; Bolivia
Africa Trek 204 Cory Sine Africa; South Africa; Namibia; Ethiopia
Club Life & Reflections
The VOC Digital Machine 215 Tim Blair
Lost on a Mountain of Words 219 Matt Breakey Survival
Surviving in the Backcountry 223 Will Whitty Survival
Stories from the Ancient Past 230 Roland Burton MEC, history; Helicopters; Burton Hut
Burton Hut Renovations 235 Rebecca Hunt Newbury
The VOCulator 237 Afton Halloran
Not All Epics Are Created Equal 240 Duncan McPhedran & Kaja Sadowski
Risk Management, VOC Style 244 Tim Blair Risk; Survival
VOC Photo Competition 2006/2007 252 Dan Eagen
Awards 256 Christian Champagne Awards
Journal Awards 257 Kaja Sadowski Awards
Photographer Index & Credits 258