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Tunnel Mountain Single Track - slow pace (4/22/2019)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Cycle - MTB
Event Location: Banff Townsite
Date(s) & Time:Mon, Apr 22 2019  11:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 9:45 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Apr 21 2019 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Around 3 hours + travel time
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Grant P
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Member Cost:$3.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:8
Maximum No. Guests:0
Minimum Group Size:3
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:0
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We'll start at the parking lot for the Hoodoo Lookout area and ride the Tunnel Loop combined with other trails on Tunnel Mountain. Exact trails TBD.

This is intended to be a relaxed pace suitable for strong beginners or intermediate riders at a slow pace. We'll stick together and regroup regularly. Speed demons might want to consider another event.

The Toe, Snake, and Tunnel Mountain Loop (not the road loop) - read all about 'em: 9.7km 1.2km 6km
and possibly Star Wars.

After the ride we will probably head for refreshments in Canmore.

Required Items to Bring:
- Mountain Bike
- Helmet **NO EXCEPTIONS**
- Snacks and water
- Clothing for all weather conditions
- Bear spray if you have it
-Park pass or $'s for park pass
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Tools, Tube and Pump
$ for rehydrating

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Take the first Banff exit (Minnewanka Loop) onto Banff Ave. Turn left (south) and start clocking km's. Approx 1km is a left turn from Banff Ave onto Tunnel Mountain Rd. At 4.4km from the highway you should see the parking area and outhouses for the Hoodoo Viewing Area on your left (south).

Map link below

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):235Km
Carpool Departure Time: 9:45 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 $61.10 (calculated at total Km * $0.26, effective Sunday, August 18, 2019). This is based on $0.15/Km for maintenance, plus current gas price divide by 9. Note that drivers with large vehicles have the option to adjust this cost based on their vehicles. Your carpool driver will confirm exactly how much money they require to cover costs. Please split the actual amount among all people in the vehicle and bring some change as drivers are not expected to carry change.


COC coordinators are not trained or paid guides. Participants are responsible for assessing the road, trail and technical physical levels, and ensuring their own personal safety.

- 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.
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Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$3.00/Person
Cost Includes:$3 Event Fee for regular members.
Premier members and volunteers exempt.
Make a Payment:$3.00 Event Fee (if applicable) to be paid to your event coordinator. Activity fee, if applicable, (i.e. court fee, bowling fee, camping fee, etc.) to be paid as instructed by your event coordinator.

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