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Trip Information
Name: Midwinter Mountain Madness
Starts: Sat Dec 22, 2018
Meetup: Departing from Saint David's.
Return: Sat Dec 22, 2018

Registration opens: Tue Nov 13, 2018
Event category: Hiking
Difficulty grade: A2  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: No
Max participants: 20

Organizer: Anders Ourom
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Trip Planning Questions

You'll need full winter hiking equipment, plus microspikes and an ice axe or poles will be helpful. And camera. It may be cold!

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December 22nd is the day of the winter solstice, and a full moon. (They rarely coincide.) This will be an afternoon/evening hike, to a mountain within an hour's drive of Vancouver. The goal is to see the moonrise and sunset from the top, then hike down and go somewhere to eat and drink seasonal things. Decent weather needed - if it's really lousy, we'll at least get some exercise somewhere, and once we're cold and wet seek the antidote.. With a bit of luck, we'll not only see celestial wonders, but perhaps also a moomintroll.

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