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Trip Information
Name: Canuck Splitfest
Starts: Fri Jan 10, 2020
Meetup: Boundary & Grandview Chevron @ 12:30
Return: Sun Jan 12, 2020

Registration opens: Sun Sep 08, 2019
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: C3  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Jim Nosella
Profile info:
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Participant Information

Basic outline:
Beverages at the Trapper Snowboards factory Friday night.
Full day shredding the classics in The Pass Saturday.
Back to town to take part in the Splitfest festivities (canucksplitfest.com)
A slightly shorter day Sunday; try to be on the highway for no later than 16:00.

Mandatory equip:
Splitboard (skiers are begrudgingly invited)
Parks Canada Annual Winter Permit
Parks Canada Pass (I can share my group pass for those in my truck, but a second vehicle will need their own)

Nice if you have them (I carry all of these):
inReach / VHF
Phone in IP67 case (If you use Gaia/Avenza, bring a phone battery pack)
Notebook

Meetup and logistics:
12:30 meeting at the Chevron at Boundary near Grandview. 12:35 departure. Fuel costs shared on an equal "cost plus" basis. No accommodation has been booked yet, but ample hotel, hostel, and Airbnb availability exists.

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