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Name: Cassiope Peak
Starts: Sun Apr 09, 2017
Meetup: St. David's at 5:45am
Return: Sun Apr 09, 2017

Registration opens: Thu Apr 06, 2017
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: B2/3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Paul Schrimpf
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Participant Information

We'll ski Cassiope Peak. See page 121 of Baldwin. He says, "There are tremendous views of Lillooet Lake. The descent offers 600m of fall-line skiing on N facing slopes."

Map of approximate uptrack. 6.5km and and 1300m elevation gain to the top. If conditions allow, we'll ski down more directly along the fall-line to the NE of the peak.

Gear required: Avalanche gear (Transceiver, Probe, Shovel), AT, tele, or splitboard Equipment, Headlamp suitable for skiing.

Welcome additional gear: GPS, PLB, camera, first aid kit.

Recommended carpooling cost:  approx. $20 per passenger; please arrange with driver; bring funds.

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