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Trip Information
Name: Phyllis Engine
Starts: Sat Aug 01, 2015
Meetup: Taylor Way church at 5 am
Return: Mon Aug 03, 2015

Registration opens: Tue Jul 28, 2015
Event category: Mountaineering
Difficulty grade: C5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 3

Organizer: Steve Pollak
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Trip Planning Questions

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Participant Information

Drive up either Friday night or Saturday morning to Cheakamus Lake parking lot.  

Day one -- Camp at Helm Creek (Fri) or Gentian Pass area (Sat).

Sunday -- Leave camping gear at Gentian, summit if possible and return to camp.  

Monday -- Hike out.  Maybe adjust camp locations depending on the speed of participants.

This trip involves glacier travel and rock climbing to 5.8

Minimum gear -- bring ice axe, crampons, helmet, prussiks, rock shoes

Group gear -- I am bringing a 2 person tent, two 60 m half ropes and rock/ice/snow gear

Trip Photos
Phyllis Engine as seen from Castle Towers last September
_Phyllis Engine as seen from Castle Towers last September
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