All Levels Welcome - Ski/Snowboard Norquay 90 Cents Day - Wed, Mar 9 2016

All Levels Welcome - Ski/Snowboard Norquay 90 Cents Day (3/9/2016)

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. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Ski - Downhill
Event Location:Mt. Norquay Ski Resort
Date(s) & Time:Wed, Mar 9 2016  9:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 7:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Mar 8 2016 5:00:00 AM
Event Duration:6.5 hours plus driving time (1.5 hour each way)
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Mick
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:9
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 4 (Log in to see who's signed up.)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Ski for only 90 cents and an optional donation to a local charity!
Parking at the resort is limited and there will be large crowds so it is important to arrive early.
Please arrive at the carpool location 10 minutes prior to the departure.
This trip is intended for all levels of skiers and boarders.
This is an event for carpooling. We'll be all inclusive with people breaking into smaller groups along skill levels.

Please check information about the ski resort here: Mt. Norquay and a trail map here: Ski Run Map

Please note that skiing/snowboarding activities have inherent risks involved, and that rental packages now include helmets.

Required Items to Bring:
- ski/snowboard gear
- helmets are strongly recommended
-.90 cents for lift ticket for AB residents only - proof of residency needed

- $ for equipment rentals (if applicable)
- suitable clothing
- $ for park pass
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- lunch, water

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Head west on the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy. 1) and take the 2nd Banff exit and go right and up the hill to Banff/Norquay Resort.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):250Km
Carpool Departure Time: 7:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Calgary Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $80.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.32, effective Thursday, January 27, 2022). This is based on $0.16/Km for maintenance, plus current gas price divide by 9. Alternately your carpool driver may choose to split the maintenance cost plus the actual gas cost among all in the vehicle. Your carpool driver will confirm exactly how much money they require to cover costs. Please split the actual cost among all people in the vehicle.

Winter Safety Considerations
Terrain Classification:
This event is exempted from avalanche planning because the event will be held at a Ski Resort with NO out-of-bounds skiing.

- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
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Cost & Payment:
Voluntary Donations:Although there is no cost for this event, please note that the club survives on voluntary donations. Please consider making a donation based on the value you feel you receive from the club. See our How You Can Help page for more information.
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Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance: