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Easy Snowshoe Trip to Lynn Peak · Saturday, January 14th

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Organized by: Lianne Mcradu.

Start: Saturday, Jan. 14th, 10:00 am
End: Saturday, Jan. 14th, 4:00 pm


This will be a snowshoeing day trip to Lynn Peak at the Lynn Headwaters Regional Park.  

The trail is 8.8 km round trip, takes a recommended 4 hrs. Please see the external link for more details. The plan is to be AT the trail head, READY TO GO at 10:00 am. We will eat our lunch at the top. While it is much more convenient to carpool, Lynn Headwaters is transit accessible. At the Londsdale Quay bus loop, take bus #228 to Lyn Valley (Lang worthy street, 2 flat km to trail head). For other routing, please visit!

Please be prepared with a day bag with a lunch, snacks, at least 1-2L of water, a headlamp (just in case it gets dark) and any clothing layers you need. Proper hiking shoes are needed for snowshoeing.

map here

more info about the area here

NOTE **I do not plan on doing a pretrip meeting since I do not currently live in the city. Please commit to the trip by the noted time to receieve  email from me about trip. If enough people show interested in a pretrip meeting, I will hold a pretrip meeting on Thurs.

Snowsoes can be rented from the club for a $40 deposit. Please see the gear hours bellow:

Posted: 2017-01-06 09:35:54
Last modified: 2017-01-12 11:58:39