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Trip Information
Name: Watersprite Hut
Starts: Sat Feb 29, 2020
Meetup: St. Davids Church in West Van at 6:00 am
Return: Sun Mar 01, 2020

Registration opens: Sat Nov 16, 2019
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: B3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 12

Organizer: Brian Sheffield
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

1) Can you drive on this trip?

2) Do you have a 4x4 vehicle with chains?

3) How many people can you take, including yourself?

4) Can you post in the planning forum where you are coming from to help others get to the Church if they don't have a vehicle.

5) If I have not skied with you, please let me know what your experience and skill level is and list some of the trips you have done recently.

6) Is your telephone number listed on this site. If not, please ensure that it is, or send me your number.

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Participant Information

Ski  into the Watersprite Hut and explore the surroundings for the weekend.  Participants must be solid back country skiers in all types of terrain and snow conditions, with an overnight pack on.  Should have AST 1 or equivalent.  The hut rental is $10 for BCMC members.  Transportation is about $25 - $35.  We meet at St. Davids Church at 6:00 am on Saturday morning Feb 29 and return on Sunday March 1.  The area around the cabin has some excellent, steepish runs, up to about 400 m in length.  To reserve your spot you must send an etransfer of $10 for the hut fee.  This is a non refundable fee.  

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