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Trip Information
Name: Matier and Joffre
Starts: Sat Jun 11, 2016
Meetup: Car camping Friday night. Approx 7am start
Return: Sun Jun 12, 2016

Registration opens: Tue May 24, 2016
Event category: Mountaineering
Difficulty grade: C3/4  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Trevor Short
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Trip Planning Questions

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Participant Information

We will be climbing Mt. Matier via the northeast spur (PD+) on Saturday followed by Joffre Peak via the southeast face (also PD+) on the Sunday. We will approach from the Cerise Creek Trail which passes by Keith's Hut. 

 

All participants must have either climbed with me before or have participated in a similar bcmc trip which I can verify with the organizer. 

 

Tentative plan will look something like this:

Friday night - car camp near/at trailhead 

Saturday - leave around 7am, arrive at Motel 66, setup camp and ditch any non-summit gear in the tents, head up Matier and back to camp

Sunday - head up Joffre and back down to camp, pack up and hike out to cars, celebratory beer(optional) 

 

All participants will need a full complement of glacier travel/general mountaineering gear excluding rope (I have 1 so only one other participant needs one) and camping gear. 

Trip Photos
Welcome to Motel 66
_Welcome to Motel 66
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