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Trip Information
Name: West Lion
Starts: Wed Jun 18, 2014
Meetup: TBD
Return: Wed Jun 18, 2014

Registration opens: Sun Jun 15, 2014
Event category: Mountaineering
Difficulty grade: C4  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 2

Organizer: Serguei Okountsev
Profile info:
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Participant Information

Midweek Local Alpine Trip


Confident  #1 - #8 Top Ten Technical Skills of The Modern Alpine Climber  (except skills #9-10)


  • Helmet
  • Harness , Large Locker, Belay Device
  • Short climbing rope (8mm 20-30m, half is good, twin OK)
  • 2 5mm prusiks + one backup
  • Anchor material : two 8mm static cords 2m + 3m
  • 4 lockers, 2 non-lockers


  • if you have previously "bailed" less than a day before the start of, or been a "no show" for, one of the trip organizer's previous trips, you need not apply to join this one - you will not get a response.
  • trip without Approved Participants is subject to change.
  • if minimum safety levels are not met (because of weather, conditions, etc.) the trip will be canceled, last minute cancellations do occur.
  • if you haven't received response, check your email in Spam folder (some eager service providers mark club's messages as such )

Weather: http://www.viewweather.com/w883815-weather-forecast-for-unnecessary_mountain-british_columbia.html
About West Lion: http://bivouac.com/MtnPg.asp?MtnId=572

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