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Highwood Pass from Longview side (6/9/2017)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Cycle - Road
Event Location: Highway 40 west of Longview
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Jun 9 2017  11:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 9:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jun 8 2017 8:00:00 PM
Event Duration:5-6 hours (plus vehicle travel time)
Difficulty Rating:D5: Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Carol Guthrie
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:8
Maximum No. Guests:0
Minimum Group Size:2
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:0
Number Registered So Far: 7 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
We will cycle up to the Highwood Pass from the winter gate west of Longview. The return distance is about 75 kilometres if we get all the way to the top of the pass. The elevation gain is about 500 metres.

We'll ride up to the pass briskly, stopping whenever you need to snack.

check weather and bring appropriate clothing.

Required Items to Bring:
road bike
helmet
cool and wet weather clothing
first aid kit
gloves
snacks
water
tools, tube, etc.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Highway 22 to Longview, west on Highway 541 to the winter gate at Highway 40.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):200Km
Carpool Departure Time: 9:30 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 $44.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.22, effective Thursday, June 22, 2017). This is based on $0.12/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.

Notes:

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in COC events.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Questions about equipment or rentals? Contact the Event Coordinator for suggestions and recommendations.
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Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!