Hummingbird Plume Lookout and Troll Falls Slowly!!!!!!!!! - Sun, Oct 5 2008

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Hummingbird Plume Lookout and Troll Falls Slowly!!!!!!!!! (10/5/2008)

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:Hike
Event Location:Nakiska Ski Area
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Oct 5 2008  9:30 AM  (Carpool Departure: 8:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Oct 4 2008 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:4 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Kim Parkin
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Maximum Group Size:15
Maximum No. Guests:6
Minimum Group Size:4
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:2
Number Registered So Far: 13 (Log in to see who's signed up.)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

Distance: 10.3km
Elevation Gain: 350m

Follow the cross-country ski trails from Nakiska Ski Lodge. There is a tangle of trails which we'll hook onto. First, we'll head up the Skogan Pass Trail and Sunburst Trail to Hummingbird Plume Lookout. Returning, we'll cut over on Ruthie's trail to find Troll Falls, and then head back to the lodge.

Ref: GemTrek's Canmore and Kananaskis Village map (Nakiska zoom section)

Required Items to Bring:
Good hiking boots
- Water

- Clothing appropriate to the weather
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Gaiters <

How to Get There:
Event Directions:West on the Trans Canada, then south on Highway 40 to Nakiska Ski Area. Meet in the chalet to head out.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):170Km
Carpool Departure Time: 8:00 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 $54.40 (calculated at total Km * $0.32, effective Tuesday, June 18, 2024). 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.


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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: