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Trip Information
Name: Puma Skiing
Starts: Sun Feb 18, 2018
Meetup: St David's at 6:30am
Return: Sun Feb 18, 2018

Registration opens: Wed Feb 14, 2018
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: B3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 8

Organizer: Paul Schrimpf
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Can you drive? How many passengers can you take? Do you have winter tires?

If we haven't skied together before:

What Avalanche training have you taken? How recently have you practiced?

What are some recent ski tours that you've been on?

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Participant Information

We will ski to Puma S1 starting from the biathlon parking in Whistler Olympic Park. 

Map. It's 5.7km with 1023m elevation gain.

Information from VOC. 

Bivouac trip report.

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:  about $20 per passenger; please arrange with driver; bring funds. Whistler Olympic Park charges $15 per vehicle for parking for backcountry users. 

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