Skiing Sunshine backcountry - Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022

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The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: Sunshine meadows 
Date(s) & Time:   Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 09:00 AM  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, Nov 14, 2022 11:48 AM  
Event Duration: 10 km with 300 m vertical 
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Ivan Dixon
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 3
Number Registered So Far:   3 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:

Meet in parking lot 8:45. Sign waivers.

Ride up gondola then one of chairlifts.

Ski .

Return down via gondola.

Required Items to Bring:

Need Sunshine seasons pass or day lift ticket (expensive).

Bigger metal edged skis. If you can ski 15 degree slopes on 80 mm ski tip that is OK.

Minimum 35 liter pack; group gear to be shared.

Skins, warm layers, lunch.

Full avalanche gear. Will be staying away from avalanche terrain but we take.



How to Get There:
Event Directions:  

Meet in Sunshine parking lot at 8:45 am

 

Notes:

We are not skiing Sunshins runs.

Snow depth too thin for bigger, steeper terrain; vegation protection.

Will play in meadows, couple baby slopes.

Early season conditioning tactic so back at gondola by 3:00pm.

Skiout not open.





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Registration for this event closed on Monday, November 14, 2022 at 11:48 AM.