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Name: Wednesday Squamish Rock Climbing (8am-5pm)
Starts: Wed May 21, 2014
Meetup: 8:00 am at the church at Hwy 1 and Taylor Way West Vancouver
Return: Wed May 21, 2014

Registration opens: Fri May 16, 2014
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: No
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Paul Olynek
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Trip Planning Questions

Will you bring a rope, anchor material, and/or lead gear?

Can you drive or will you require a ride to/from Squamish?

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Participant Information

Sport and/or trad with opportunities for both leading and top-rope climbing in or near Squamish. Most often we'll go to the Smoke Bluffs... however depending on group size and experience, plus rock "dryness" conditions, we may go to another crag in the Squamish area. 

All participants must bring their personal climbing gear... including: harness, belay device, locking biner, climbing shoes, and helmet. Also highly recommended is a prussic for rappelling, a PAS (personal anchor system) for securing yourself, plenty of water and energy snacks.

Ropes & anchor material for this event are provided by participants and not by the club. If you have a full strength climbing rope and anchor material, please do bring it.

While the more experienced climbers are usually happy to share their knowledge, this is not a climbing course. Every participant *must* be able to belay and is expected to have some top roping experience (indoors or outdoors).

Meet at 8:00 am at St. David's Church parking lot at Hwy 1 and Taylor Way, West Vancouver. If you need a ride to the church, please post a request in this trip's planning forum.  We'll aim to arrive back in Vancouver before 5:00 pm.

Cancellation due to weather: -Check the weather on Tuesday morning (Environment Canada - weatheroffice.gc.ca). If the forecast for Squamish is 40% PoP or less then we'll go. Anything above 40% PoP and the trip is automatically cancelled.

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