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Trip Information
Name: Blackcomb Buttress
Starts: Sun Oct 02, 2016
Meetup: St. David's Church at 7:30am
Return: Sun Oct 02, 2016

Registration opens: Thu Sep 29, 2016
Event category: Mountaineering
Difficulty grade: C4  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Dennis Kasukawa
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Do you have any outdoor rock climbing experience? Please list.

What 4th class routes have you completed?

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Participant Information

Alpine Select route PD, low 5th.  

5-8 hours

Participants should be comfortable travelling unroped over 4th class terrain and sections of low 5th class climbing.

Plan is to take the gondola up ($50) hike to the ridge, climb the buttress, normal descent via north side slopes and return to Rendezvous to the take the gondola down.

Helmets, rope, harness and light rack required due to expected snowfall.  Crampons optional.

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