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Trip Information
Name: Rohr
Starts: Sat Mar 27, 2021
Meetup: Cloudburst Cafe
Return: Sat Mar 27, 2021

Registration opens: Thu Mar 11, 2021
Event category: Backcountry Skiing
Difficulty grade: C3  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 6

Organizer: Fred Jiang
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

What's your ski touring experience? Winter camping experience? Glacial travel and crevasse rescue experience?

Do you have a 30-40m glacial travel rope?

Do you have a way of preventing blisters?

Do you have a vehicle with chains?

What's your fitness level?

Any other comments?

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Participant Information

Location changed due to weather


Garibaldi neve traverse over the weekend from Rubble Creek to Elfin Lake. More cumulative elevation gain but nicer ski out.


Do a car shuffle Saturday morning and start at Rubble Creek trailhead. Skin past Sharkfin and camp somewhere on the neve. Sunday ski out.

Zoom call the week of to discuss the weather and condition.

I'm open to add in Friday night for a more relaxed trip depending on how other people are feeling. We would camp near Garibaldi Lake shelters friday night. And Saturday night near Opal cone.



Trip will be postponed if there is unfavorable snow condition, or low visibility.


ALL participants MUST have the following skills, experience and equipment:

previous winter camping experience

glacier travel and crevasse rescue skills

AST 1 minimum



Mandatory individual gear:

Touring set up (well broken in, no rentals)

Avy set (bring spare batteries)




ice axe


first aid kit (blister kit)

belay/rappel device

A crevesse rescue kit you are familiar with (doesn't matter if it's prusiks/carabiner, or microtrxion/tibloc/pulley, or a combination of them , just know how to use it)

sleeping pad

sleeping bag

sun & wind protection: sunscreen, lip balm, sunglasses and/or ski goggles

clothing for several days in the elements, from hot weather to multiple hours of sub-zero weather

food for 2-3 days

a pack big enough to carry all of the above (and a bit more)

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day hike to Panorama Ridge in Garibaldi Provincial Park
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M:4, C:3, W:5
another boulder hopping long day
Fred Jiang Grade: C3 Start: Sat 21 Aug '21
M:4, C:3, W:7
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