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Trip Information
Name: Flora Pass/Peak
Starts: Sat Jul 05, 2014
Meetup: 7 am Chevron - 3030 Boundary Road at Dominion St
Return: Sat Jul 05, 2014

Registration opens: Mon Jun 30, 2014
Event category: Scrambling
Difficulty grade: B2  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: No
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Murray Lashmar
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Trip Planning Questions

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An early summer hike into the subalpine of Flora Pass. Depending on snow conditions and participants, we may continue on to Flora Peak. Elevation gain to Flora Pass 1150 m (3450 ft). Flora Peak another 200 m (600 ft)

The trail starts out as a good quality switch-backing trail and will likely hit snow before the pass at 1740 m, although the open south-facing slopes below the pass may be more open. On June 8th, I was at Garibaldi Lake and there was about a metre of snow at 1475 m.

Sturdy boots and poles or ice axe are recommended.

We'll meet at the Boundary Chevron at 7 am and leave by 7:10 am. Assuming we start hiking by 9:30 - 10 am, we should be back at the trailhead by about 5 - 5:30 pm.  Sunset is 9:15 pm.

Trip Photos
View south to Chilliwack Lake and North Cascades
_View south to Chilliwack Lake and North Cascades
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