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Name: Squamish Multi-Pitch Rock Climbing
Starts: Tue Aug 08, 2017
Meetup: 7am St Davids Church, Hwy 1 & Taylor Way
Return: Tue Aug 08, 2017

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

Organizer: Paul Olynek
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What is your current "Trad" multi-pitch climbing level?

Will you bring a climbing rope and/or trad gear?

Can you drive to/from Squamish area?

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Participant Information

All participants must be able to lead-belay and be comfortable seconding.  Preference will be given to those with at least some experience leading multi-pitch.  We'll decide routes depending on who signs up and what participants are interested in climbing.  The plan is to climb multi-pitch routes on the Squamish Apron in the 5.8-10a range.

Let's meet early so most of our climbing will be completed *before* the afternoon sun reaches and heats up the Apron.  With that in mind, I'd like to meet at 7AM at St. David's Church parking lot near Hwy 1 and Taylor Way, West Vancouver (7:45 at the Apron parking lot).  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 a little after 3PM to hopefully miss most of the late afternoon post-business hours traffic.

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Cancellation due to weather: - I'll check the online weather forecast for where and when we're going on the evening before the trip.  Anything *above* 40% PoP and the trip will in most cases be cancelled.

NOTE: if you've answered my trip screening questions for one of my *recent* outings then you don't need to re-answer them... unless the answers have changed :-)

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