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Trip Information
Name: Multi-Pitch Sport Climbing, Star Chek
Starts: Sun Oct 04, 2015
Meetup: St. Davids Church, 1525 Taylor Way, 8:00 am
Return: Sun Oct 04, 2015

Registration opens: Wed Sep 30, 2015
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: B5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Kal Badela
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

1) What level do you climb: indoors? outdoors?

2) Do you lead? If yes, what level: indoors? outdoors?

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

4) If you have a vehicle, how many additional people can you take?

5) If you require a ride, where will you need to be picked up?

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Participant Information

Star Chek is a great 3-pitch climb above the Cheakamus River, a few kms North of Check Canyon along Highway 99. After finishing Star Chek we would head over to Cheakamus Canyon to do additional sport routes. 

We will meet at St. David's Church to depart at 8:00 am and plan on coming back to Vancouver around 7:00 pm. Car pooling can be organized via the "Planning Forum".

Gear Requirements: All participants must bring their own personal climbing gear, incl. harness, belay device, locking biner, climbing shoes and helmet. Also recommended are a PAS (personal anchor system), prussic, sunscreen, water and snacks.

Emergency Contact Info: Please make sure you have added an Emergency Contact to your account profile. On the top right corner of the BCMC website, click on My Account then Edit Your Contact Info on the left hand side, then Private Info, and add the Name and Phone Number of your Emergency Contact. This information is stored privately and only made available to the organizers of trips you choose to attend. 

Potential Medical Issues: Please email/phone the organizer to share any important information, such as allergies or medication that could be vital information to First Aid Responders. Anything you choose to share with the organizer will remain private. 

Poor Weather Cancellation: Check the weather forecast for Squamish on the morning of the trip (weather.gc.ca/city/pages/bc-50_metric_e.html). The trip is maintained as long as the forecast is 40% PoP or less. Anything above 40% PoP and the trip is automatically cancelled unless the trip organizer contacts the group to say otherwise.

Please make sure to answer all "Questions for Participants".

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