Pineview Snowshoe


Date(s) - Thu, Jan. 4, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Event Published: 2018-01-02 19:29:06
Leaders: Mark Hopkins
Co-leader(s):
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Location:
Pineview Trails


EVENT DETAILS

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Distance6-8km
ClimbModerate
Terrain/TrailModerate
Off-trail Sections?some
Paceaverage/moderate
Fitness/Experience Requirementsbasic fitness required
Est. Duration3.0 hours
Bring a lunchyes
Meet-Up SpotAberdeen Mall       (Info on the 6 main meet-up locations)
Meet-Up Time10:00am
Carpoolingyes
Vehicle Notes
Washroomsno
Registration enabledsee below        Est. Date (if not yet):
Guests Allowedyes, but please comment and follow the requirements
Minors Allowednot this time
Dog Friendly Event?see details in the event listing    (KHC's Dogs Policy)

Recommended Essentials - Hiking / Snowshoeing - Winter
REQUIRED ESSENTIALS:
  • Working headlamp or flashlight
  • Fire making kit (water-proof matches or lighter, fire starter or candle, waterproof container)
  • Space Blanket and/or large garbage bag
  • Nutrition - Extra food
  • Hydration - Extra water (minimum 1 litre)
  • Insulation - Extra clothing (extra layers of clothing, and, rain, wind protection, and, toque, gloves)
  • First aid kit
  • Signalling device (whistle)
OPTIONAL ITEMS:
  • Snowshoe repair kit and duct tape
  • Spare batteries for headlamp/flashlight
  • Navigation Aids (maps, route description, compass, GPS)
  • Communication aids (cell phone, SPOT device, two way radios)
  • Emergency shelter (bivi sack, ultra-light tarp)
  • Pocket knife or multi-tool
  • Sun protection (glasses, sunscreen, sun protection clothing, lip balm)
  • Signalling device (mirror)

Registration Information

Maximum Group Size:12Available Spaces:3
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IMPORTANT -- PLEASE REVIEW
  • KHC Guidelines and Expectations
  • Members and Guests must meet the fitness and/or experience requirements for the listed event. The Event Leader retains the right to limit registration based on these requirements, if required.
  • Guests Policy - Registration, fees, and waiver
  • KHC Minors policy
  • Smartwaiver link
  • No smoking and no alcohol during KHC outings.
  • All KHC events are group events and participants are expected to stay in touch with the leader at all time.
  • The duration of the event is an estimate so if you have an appointment to make right afterwards, consider skipping this event.
  • Your Event Bookings
  • Please remember to thank your event leader.

Mark Hopkins

Mark is a professional forester with a keen interest in hiking/mountain biking / snowshoeing / XC skiing and all manner of Natural History. He's a recent addition to the KHC Leadership roster (December 2017), but Look for posted events from Mark ranging from local outings of a few hours to multi-day backpack trips.

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