About BCMC Events Schedule Club Forums Hut Booking News - Media Club Resources Search
 
Trip Information
Name: Squamish Single-Pitch Rock Climbing
Starts: Sat May 27, 2017
Meetup: 8:00am St Davids Church, Hwy 1 & Taylor Way
Return: Sat May 27, 2017

Registration opens: Mon May 01, 2017
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Dean Eichorn
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What is your climbing skill level... indoors and outdoors?

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

Can you drive or will you require a ride to/from Squamish?

Login to Join BCMC Trips

You must login in order to sign up online for one of the BCMC Trips. If you don't have a BCMC membership account then please obtain one.  If you'd prefer to learn more before joining then please join as a 30-day Guest member.   Some trips are BCMC members only.

Participant Information

Expect a day of mostly crack climbing on easier 5.7-5.9 routes in the Squamish area.  There should be opportunities for both leading and top-roping... depending on skill levels.  We'll most likely climb at the Commonwealth Wall in Murrin Park... an area with lots of "easier" routes.

All participants must bring their personal climbing gear... including: harness, belay device, locking biner, climbing shoes, and helmet. Also highly recommended is a prussic for rappelling, a PAS (personal anchor system) for securing yourself, plenty of water and energy snacks.

Ropes & anchor material for this event are provided by participants and not by the club. If you have a full strength climbing rope and anchor material, please do bring it.

While the more experienced climbers are usually happy to share their knowledge, this is not a climbing course.

Meet at 8:00 am at St. David's Church parking lot at Hwy 1 and Taylor Way, West Vancouver. If you need a ride to the church, please post a request in this trip's planning forum.  We'll aim to arrive back in Vancouver by 6:00 pm.

Emergency contact info: please log in, click on: My Account > Edit Profile Information > Private Info and add it (you'll need to re-enter your password).  Your emergency contact info will be stored *privately* and made available to those organizing trips *you* choose to attend.

Cancellation due to weather: - check the weather forecast for where we're going on the morning of the trip (Environment Canada - weatheroffice.gc.ca). If the forecast is 40% PoP or less then we'll go. Anything *above* 40% PoP and the trip is automatically cancelled... *unless* the trip organizer contacts the group to say otherwise.

Other trips or events organized by this BCMC member
RSS
 
 
Empty
Copyright © 2018 British Columbia Mountaineering Club