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Trip Information
Name: Elsay Turkey Burn
Starts: Mon Oct 09, 2017
Meetup: 7:00am Meeting Info in Planning Forum
Return: Mon Oct 09, 2017

Registration opens: Sat Oct 07, 2017
Event category: Scrambling
Difficulty grade: C1/2(3)  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Cliff Eschner
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Describe your hiking/scrambling experience.

Do you have your headlamp packed just in case?

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Participant Information

Elsay Turkey Burn

17 km trek to summit of Mt Elsay via the peaks of Seymour.

Route will be a loop from the Brockton Point area and will include the summits of Pump, Jones, Seymour, Runner and Elsay. ~1800m of elevation gain.

Moderate pace. Some route finding. Partnering and regrouping along the way. 

Expect to return in the evening after dark (I know! Not unusual for us :)


Gear required:

Helmet for Runner Peak scramble.

Bring your own ten essentials.


Bring Chocolate, Cheese or other Thanksgiving treats to Share :)

Organizer will use the Planning Forum for additional information

Carpooling: use the planning forum to arrange for carpooling to the meeting location.

Emergency Info:  please make sure your Emergency Contact info has been added to your web-account profile.  You can do this by logging into the bcmc.ca website, click on: My Account (top of page)... then click on Edit Emergency Contact (top-left column).  Please re-enter your password to complete the process.  Your emergency contact info is stored *privately* and only made available to those organizing trips *you* choose to attend.

Medical Info:  any info that should be shared with the organizer(s), please send an email and/or phone ASAP.  For example, if you are very allergic to bee/wasp bites, or you are taking medication that could be vital information to First Aid Responders.  Anything you choose to share will remain private.

Cancellation:  We'll check the weather forecast for where we're going the evening before we meet.  If the weather forecast does NOT appear to be adequate for a safe outing then the trip will be cancelled and everyone will be notified by email/telephone.

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