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Trip Information
Name: Sky Pilot West Buttress
Starts: Sat Jul 18, 2020
Meetup: 8:15 AM Sea to Sky Gondola Parking Lot
Return: Sat Jul 18, 2020

Registration opens: Sun Jul 12, 2020
Event category: Scrambling
Difficulty grade: C2  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Dennis Kasukawa
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

1. Did you fill out the questionnaire regarding Covid-19 at https://bc.thrive.health/covid19/en? If yes, what were your results? Please also post your results in the trip planning forum.

2. Are you able to drive yourself to Squamish and back?

3. How much scrambling/mountaineering experience do you have?

4. What other routes have you done similar in difficulty?

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Participant Information

Please answer all of of the questions in the BC Covid-19 Symptom Self Assessment Tool questionnaire found here:  https://bc.thrive.health/covid19/en.  

The route is as described in Alpine select.  The plan is to take the gondola up and catch it on the way down as well.  The pace will be quite fast and we will not rope up for any sections.  Although this is often described as a scramble, there is a short section that is 4th class or low 5th climbing.  Only sign up for this trip if you are very fit and also comfortable climbing and down climbing 4th class terrain unroped.

There is a short section on snow/pocket glacier.  General mountaineering knowledge is required.  Snow conditions will likely be a walk on slush but just in case, bring helmet, ice axe and crampons.  

Please answer the screening questions.

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