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Trip Information
Name: Garibaldi Neve (northbound)
Starts: Fri Apr 20, 2018
Meetup: St David's
Return: Sun Apr 22, 2018

Registration opens: Mon Mar 26, 2018
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: B/C3  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 5

Organizer: Jim Nosella
Profile info:
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Participant Information

Basic outline:
Rescheduled due to travel concerns. Potential >100 cm snowfall over the original weekend.
Northbound ski tour to do the Garibaldi Neve traverse. Night 1 at Elfin Lake Hut. Night 2 at Burton Hut (preferred) or tenting near glaciology huts.

Mandatory equip:
Whatever personal gear is appropriate for your needs and equipment.
Tent & stove. This could be shared gear; consult the group chat.

Strong recommend:
Helmet
Ski crampons
Glacier travel gear (consult group thread)

Nice if you have them (I carry all of these):
PLB / VHF
Phone in IP67 case (If you use a mapping app, bring a phone battery pack)
Topo / CAA Notebook

Meetup and logistics:
16:30 meeting at the rear parking lot of St. David's Church, West Van. 16:35 departure. Drive to Rubble Creek to drop one car. Car pool back to Diamond Head to begin. Ski in the dark to Elfin Lake hut. Traverse to Burton. Ski out on Sunday.

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