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Name: Crest Creak Rock Climbing (PENDING COVID RESTRICTIONS)
Starts: Sat Aug 01, 2020
Meetup: Meet at Crest Creek Climbers Car Park Saterday morning 0900
Return: Mon Aug 03, 2020

Registration opens: Fri Mar 06, 2020
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 10

Organizer: Wayne Pattern
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Screening: Skills as listed, Recent climbing experience, Medical/allergic conditions,

Beneficial group skills (First Aid), Equipment from list.

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 Fun climbing on quality rock with easy access. Suitable for all skill levels with excellent infrastructure for Top Rope, sport & trad climbers.

skills Needed: Proficient belayer, Anchor building, Route finding, Route cleaning, Abseiling with a back up.

 Gear Needed: Helmet (obligatory) Guide book, Harness, Rock shoes, Belay/abseil device, Personal anchor system, 12 Draws, variety of slings, Squamish Rack, 60 Mt. Dynamic Rope, Anchor material, 6 locking carabiners. Obviously not everyone will have all the gear on this list.

Camping: Bush camping close to crags. Nearest BC campground Buttle Lake, RV campground in Gold stream.

Crags are approximately a 3 hour drive north from Nanaimo ferry terminal.

I will be making a booking at Buttle lake for the weekend, I encourage other interested people to do the same.

 

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