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Trip Information
Name: Blackcomb Backcountry Day Trip
Starts: Sun Dec 09, 2012
Return: Sun Dec 09, 2012

Registration opens: Tue Dec 04, 2012
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: C2/3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: No
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Seth Baker
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Participant Information

Car leaving St Davids at 6:00am.  Muster points at Excalibur Gondola at 8:20 and at the top of Showcase T-bar at 9:30. 

Plan is to ski Spearhead Glacier then skin up Phalanx for a couple laps before heading back over The East Col to exit down the resort.  Possible steep shots off Phalanx N ridge and Spearhead W face for those that want them.

Fitness and avie gear required.  If you're an intermediate/advanced skier, toured at least 10 days last season and know how to use your shovel/beacon/probe, you are welcome on this trip.

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