|Event Type:||Ski - Cross-Country|
|Event Location:||Peter Lougheed Park - Elk Pass lot.|
|Date(s) & Time:||Thu, Jan 17 2019 11:00 AM (Carpool Departure: 9:25 AM *log in for location*)|
|Registration Cut Off:||Thu, Jan 17 2019 9:00:00 AM|
|Event Duration:||3-4 Hours + travel|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Moderate|
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|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 18 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||14|
|Maximum No. Guests:||0|
|Minimum Group Size:||6|
|Maximum No. Guests Per Member:||0|
|Number Registered So Far:||4 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
|This might be the last mid-week ski
for a while :
Starting at the Elk Pass parking lot, we will do a 15-20 km tour up Elk Pass, Tyrwhitt, Fox Creek, some other stuff. Exact route TBA
We were out there today and the conditions were great. There may even be some fresh snow by Thursday.
We will be leaving at 9:30 sharp. If you need rentals, be sure to pick them up the night before.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Take Hwy 1 west out of town to Hwy 40. Go south on Hwy 40 for approx 56km. Turn right just before the winter gate. The Peter Lougheed Visitor Centre is a few km down the Kananaskis Lakes Trail and Elk Pass lot is 6 or 8 km further. See Peter Lougheed Map.|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||260Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||9:25 AM|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
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** Calgary Transit Info
|Carpool Cost:||Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $67.60 (calculated at total Km * $0.26, effective Tuesday, August 20, 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.|
Entered by Gord on Jan 16, 2019
Terrain Classification: This event is exempted from avalanche planning because it stays on groomed cross-country trails.
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