Yoho Park August 3-5, 2018 — UPDATED 1/17/17

Date(s) - Fri, Aug. 3, 2018 - Mon, Aug. 6, 2018
Time: All Day
Event Published: 2017-10-15 15:51:13
Leaders: Gerry Hoye
Co-leader(s): needed
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*Contact the leader if you are unsure if this event is right for you.

Distance10+ kM
Off-trail Sections?see the listing for more information
Pacesee the listing for details
Fitness/Experience Requirementsbasic fitness required
Est. Duration4 DAYS
Bring a lunchyes
Meet-Up Spotsee the listing for this info       (Info on the 6 main meet-up locations)
Meet-Up Timetbd
Vehicle Notes
Washroomsyes, at trailhead or nearby
Registration enabledyes        Est. Date (if not yet):
Guests Allowedcontact the event leader
Minors Allowednot this time
Dog Friendly Event?not applicable    (KHC's Dogs Policy)

Recommended Essentials - Hiking - Summer
  • 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)
  • Spare batteries for headlamp/flashlight
  • Navigation Aids (maps, route description, compass, GPS)
  • Communication aids (cell phone, SPOT device, two way radios)
  • Emergency shelter (bivy sack, ultra-light tarp)
  • Pocket knife or multi-tool
  • Sun protection (glasses, sunscreen, sun protection clothing, lip balm)
  • Repair kit – duct tape
  • Signalling device (mirror)

Registration Information

Maximum Group Size:10Available Spaces:-1

Attendees registered for this event:
The program displays the names of the people who made a booking, but any one of the persons listed may have booked 1 or 2 spaces. The program/computer keeps track of the number of spaces for us (accurately).

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  • 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.

9 thoughts on “Yoho Park August 3-5, 2018 — UPDATED 1/17/17

  • October 29, 2017 at 9:06 pm

    Hi Gerry. I would like to sign up for this trip please and thanks.

  • November 27, 2017 at 10:48 pm

    I missed the meeting and would love to attend. I am still listed. Can I still etransfer money and reserve my spot.

  • December 21, 2017 at 8:52 am

    Still says 13 spots. I’d love to go too and bring a guest if possible.

  • December 31, 2017 at 11:01 am

    Will registration be opened for this event again? I’m interested in going. There’s still beds available at the hostel as of this morning.

  • December 31, 2017 at 3:16 pm

    As noted in the recent update, interested members are asked to call Gerry (see the listing). Gerry’s next deadline is Jan. 11 so if you are interested, please contact him.

  • January 8, 2018 at 1:06 pm

    Are we doing are own booking for the Burgess Shale hike, and payment of $55, to Parks Canada ON January 11??

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