Monday Night Rock Climbing: Wasooch Slabs - Monday, Jul 25, 2022

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: Wasooch Slabs 
Date(s) & Time:   Monday, Jul 25, 2022 05:00 PM (Carpool Departure: 05:00 PM @ Elevation Place - back left row)  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, Jul 25, 2022 10:30 PM  
Event Duration: 4 Hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   S P

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests,  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 12
Minimum Group Size: 2
Number Registered So Far:   4 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


Start the week off right with some climbing at Wasooch Slabs. Beginners welcome but you must have passed a belay test (top rope ok, leader belay preferable). This is a great area to practice easy lead climbing. Climbs range from 5.4-5.11. Trad climbing is also possible here. IN CASE OF RAIN WE WILL STAY AND CLIMB AT ELEVATION PLACE INSTEAD.

Required Items to Bring:

Helmet, harness, shoes, personal anchor, snacks, water, layers and bug spray (not near the gear, please!) If you have a rope, anchor, or draws bring them as well.

Recommended Items to Bring:

Lawn chair and hibachi.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   From Canmore or Banff, drive east (toward Calgary) on the #1 highway until the junction with highway 40 (Kananaskis Trail). Turn right and drive the Kananaskis road to the Wasooch parking lot (signed). The climbing is a 5-10 min hike up the riverbed. Total drive from Canmore is under 30 min.  
Carpool Departure Time:   05:00 PM
Carpool Location:   Elevation Place - back left row
Carpool Directions:  

Meet at EP (back, left row) at 4:45, sign waivers, for 5:00pm sharp departure.

Otherwise, meet us at the crag at 5:30. If you want to carpool, please take your turn driving and/or pitch in for gas. 

*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non-recoverable costs). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Rocky Mountain Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 10:30 PM.