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Name: Thar Peak on the day before Christmas
Starts: Thu Dec 24, 2020
Meetup: Flying J Truck Stop in Hope at 6:25am
Return: Thu Dec 24, 2020

Registration opens: Sun Dec 20, 2020
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: C3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Seth Baker
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Are you an advanced skier (black diamond runs in variable conditions)?

Can you skin for 1,500m vertical including some trail breaking?

What is your level of avalanche safety training?

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Participant Information

Date: December 24, 2020
Meeting Place: Flying J in Hope
Meeting Time: 6:25am
Objective: Two Laps of Thar Peak

Trip Plan:

4:xxam - Leave Vancouver
6:25am - Meet at Flying J Truck Stop in Hope
6:30am - Leave Flying J Truck Stop
7:00am - Arrive Coquihalla Summit
8 Hour Ski Day 1,500m and 10km - Objectives Thar Peak, NW Ski Line and/or Thar Bowl (2 Laps)
3:00pm - Back at Cars and drive home for Christmas Eve.

It's an early day to get home in time for Christmas dinner.  Let's head out on time, have a safe day out!  

Only 4 participants for covid reasons. Reasonably fit skiers only please.  

All participants should follow the COVID related guidelines posted on BCMC website.

  • Separate vehicles for all, no carpooling, no exceptions.  
  • We'll meet with masks on at Flying J.
  • Physical distance will be maintained throughout the day.

Full covid protocols are available at https://bcmc.ca/bcmc/files/BCMCCovidDec82020Phase3%20Guidelines.pdf

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