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Trip Information
Name: Cayoosh Mountain
Starts: Sun Feb 19, 2017
Meetup: Sunday, 5:29 at the Church on Taylor Way
Return: Sun Feb 19, 2017

Registration opens: Tue Feb 14, 2017
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: ADVANCED  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Wayne Pattern
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Have you skied out on Cayoosh Mountain previously? Can you suggest alternative lines down?

Do you own a copy of "Exploring the West Coast Mountains on Skis"?

How many passengers can you take (I can take 4 w gear)

How many years of back country ski experience do you have?

What has been your most challenging back country experience this season?

Ski or split board?

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Participant Information

Terrain is rated complex, trip is rated 3 (advanced - Baldwin's Bible).  1300m elevation gain, 13 km round trip.  AST-1 or higher required.  Avi gear of course.  No one leaves until everyone is out.  Medium sized group of eight to reduce transition times.  Plan to travel at steady, sustainable pace.

Weather is set to clear Saturday and Sunday.  Will assess conditions and evaluate Saturday to determine if trip is a go. 

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