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Trip Information
Name: Squamish Bolted "Slab" Routes
Starts: Sun Jun 14, 2015
Meetup: 8am St Davids Church, Hwy 1 & Taylor Way
Return: Sun Jun 14, 2015

Registration opens: Thu Jun 11, 2015
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Paul Olynek
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What recent multi-pitch routes have you climbed?

What recent bolted slab routes have you climbed?

Are you interested in leading or just seconding?

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Participant Information

This trip is for members with some experience multi-pitch climbing *AND* some experience slab climbing.  The current plan is to climb a series of multi-pitch slab routes from the bottom of the Apron to the "Upper Apron".

All participants must bring their own personal climbing gear... including: harness, belay device, locking biner, climbing shoes, and helmet (no helmet = no climbing).  Also highly recommended is a prussic for rappelling, a PAS (personal anchor system) for securing yourself, plenty of water and energy snacks.

We'll meet at 8:00 am at the St. David's Church parking lot located at Hwy 1 and Taylor Way, in West Vancouver.  We'll aim to arrive back in Vancouver about 3:00 pm.

EMERGENCY CONTACT: please make sure your Emergency Contact info has been added to your web-account profile.  You can do this by logging into the bcmc.ca website, click on: My Account (top of page)... then click on Edit Emergency Contact (top-left column).  Please re-enter your password to complete the process.  Your emergency contact info is stored *privately* and only made available to those organizing trips *you* choose to attend.

MEDICAL ISSUES: any info that should be shared with the organizer(s), please send an email and/or phone ASAP.  For example, if you are very allergic to bee/wasp bites, or you are taking medication that could be vital information to First Aid Responders.  Anything you choose to share with me will remain private.

Cancellation due to weather: - check the weather forecast for where we're going on the morning of the trip (Environment Canada - weatheroffice.gc.ca). If the forecast is 40% PoP or less then we'll go. Anything *above* 40% PoP and the trip is automatically cancelled... *unless* the trip organizer contacts the group to say otherwise.

NOTE: if you've answered the trip screening questions for one of my recent outings then you don't need to re-answer them... unless the answers have changed :-)

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