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Trip Information
Name: Day snowshoe trip up portion of Water Sprite Lake Trail
Starts: Sun Feb 26, 2017
Meetup: 1877 West 5th Avenue 7:15 am
Return: Sun Feb 26, 2017

Registration opens: Wed Feb 08, 2017
Event category: Snowshoeing
Difficulty grade: A/B2  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Dan Giroday
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Do you have a 4x4 with good snow tires/chains?

Will you stick with the group?

Will you monitor your email for trip updates?

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Participant Information

We will try and hike a portion of the WSL trail. 

This trip will be rescheduled to the following weekend if the weather forecast, access road conditions, or avalanche forecast is not favourable. 

The access road is steep, rough and exposed.  The road needs to be plowed for access to occur.  I will determine if the road is clear before the trip.

I have a 4x4 and can provide rides for two people.  I will ask one rider to act as a navigator.  Please reach out to other trip participants for a ride to rendezvous point at.  See trip roster for names and contact info. 

If you are getting a ride with me, please pack light since I don't have a lot of space in my jeep.

Bring cash if you are getting a ride from someone.

****Please monitor your emails for updates. ****

It is easy to get to my home the rendezvous point by transit.  Just take a bus along west 4th or Broadway and get off at Burrard St and walk a short distance. 

If you are driving, please find access road info below: The Mamquam River Forest Service Road (FSR) leaves Highway 99 about 1 km south of Squamish at the Apron parking lot (Stawamus Chief Provincial Park).  Follow for 13.2 KM then turn left on to the Skookum Dam Road.   Continue 6.6 KM to near end of road at the Dam and parking area at a locked yellow gate. 

 

Trip Photos
This is a picture of my vehicle. By familarizing yourself with my ride you will be able to spot me in the parking lot at the rendesvous point.
_This is a picture of my vehicle.  By familarizing yourself with my ride you will be able to spot me in the parking lot at the rendesvous point.
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