Trips and Events

To promote our section we will have member trips that will be beginner, intermediate and advanced based.  Youth programs will be included in this. We will organize volunteer trail, hut, or other maintenance work parties. There will be opportunities for personal development training courses with local ACMG Guides or with more experienced trip leaders for mentorship. Training and Leadership Programs will be on our top priority to educate trip leaders and members who are interested in furthering there mountain skill set.

THESE TRIPS ARE OPEN TO ACC MEMBERS ONLY. BEFORE CONTACTING TRIP LEADER TO SIGN UP FOR TRIP PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR MEMBERSHIP IS CURRENT AND UP TO DATE.

 

November 2018

  • November 28th – Avalanche Canada Staying Alive Night @ the Revelstoke Community Centre 5 pm. Come on out and say hello. We will have a booth set up to talk about our section and why you should become a member!

December 2018

January 2019

February 2019

  • February 2nd – Beginner Ski Trip. Balu Pass. Trip Leader – Dave Healey. Contact healey.dave@gmail.com to sign up. **this trip may have the objective modified based on weather, conditions, and discussion with trip participants.**

March 2019

  • March 2nd – RESCHEDULED – Beginner Ski Trip. Balu Pass. Trip Leader Dave Healey. Contact healey.dave@gmail.com to sign up. **this trip may have the objective modified based on weather, conditions, and discussion with trip participants.**
  • March 17th – Advanced Ski Trip. The Dome. Trip Leader – Dave Healey. Contact healey.dave@gmail.com to sign up. **this trip may have the objective modified based on weather, conditions, and discussion with trip participants.**

April 2019

  • April 13th – 14th – Glacier Travel CourseTrip Leader – Dave Healey. Contact healey.dave@gmail.com to sign up. Saturday will be a mix of classroom and rope work at local crag. Sunday will be a ski trip up to some ice at Rogers Pass to practice skills.
  • April 13th – Section Evening SocialCome out and meet the members of the Section. Time and place to be announced.
  • April 26th – 29th – CANCELLED – Advanced Ski Mountaineering Trip. Trip Leader – Dave Healey. Contact healey.dave@gmail.com to sign up. 6-8 participants.  4 day trip based out of Bow Hut.  Objectives will depends on interest.

May 2019

  • May 11th – Rock Rescue 101 Course. (single pitch rescue) 8 hour day. Course taught by ACMG Mountain Guide Pierre Hungr. Trip Coordinator Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.
  • May 12th – Rock Rescue 201 Course. (multi pitch rescue) 8 hour day. Course taught by ACMG Mountain Guide Pierre Hungr. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.
  • May 26th – POSTPONED. DATE TBA – Intro to Sport Lead Climbing Course. 8 hour day. Course taught by ACMG Mountain Guide Pierre Hungr. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.

June 2019

  • June 6th 9:00 am – Sport Cragging Day Trip. Begbie Bluffs, Revelstoke. Trip Leader Jon Witchett. Contact myrockface@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-8 participants. This is intended to be an opportunity to meet other members and a chance to climb with some experienced leaders.
  • June 8-9th – Intermediate Rock Climbing Trip. Aberdeen Columns, Vernon. Trip Leader Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-8 participants. 2 day climbing and camping trip at Aberdeen. Come out and climb some crack.
  • June 9th – Youth (Ages 6-12) Rock Climbing Trip. Big Eddy Boulders, Revelstoke. Trip Leader Ben Wilkey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-6 participants. *In order to abide by ACC liability insurance parents must accompany children under 12.
  • June 15th – ‘Respect the Mountains’. Mark your calendars. For this national ACC initiative involving all 24 regional ACC sections we will be selecting a local crag or trail and host a volunteer clean up day. UPDATE: We have selected the Mount Begbie Summit Trail to Respect our Mountains. Trip Leader Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up. We will be meeting at the Mount Begbie Trailhead at 9:00 or meet us at the Community Centre at 8:30 to arrange car pooling. Bring sturdy boots, appropriate clothing, work gloves and a lunch.
  • June 15th – Section Evening SocialCome out and meet the members of the Section. Meet us at the Bierhaus at 6:00.
  • June 16th – Youth (Ages 6-12) Alpine Hiking Trip. Balu Pass, Rogers Pass. Trip Leader Ben Wilkey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-6 participants. *In order to abide by ACC liability insurance parents must accompany children under 12.
  • June 24th – Learn to Lead Trad Course8 hour day. Course taught by ACMG Guide Alex Geary. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.
  • June 29-30th – Intro to Mountaineering Course. Hermit Meadows, Rogers Pass. 2 full days. Course taught by ACMG Guide Alex Geary. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.

July 2019

  • July 7th – Youth (Ages 6-12) Rock Climbing Trip. Begbie Bluffs, Revelstoke. Trip Leader Ben Wilkey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-6 participants. *In order to abide by ACC liability parents must accompany children under 12.
  • July 9th – Womens Sport Cragging Day Trip. Local Revelstoke Crag TBA Trip Leader Karla Kuharic. Trip Coordinator July Wilkey Contact july.wilkey@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-8 participants. This is intended to be an opportunity to meet other female members and a chance to climb with some experienced female leaders.
  • July 12-14th – Family (Ages 6-12) Alpine Climbing/Camping Trip. Hermit Meadows, Rogers Pass. Trip Leaders Ben Wilkey and Dave Healey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-8 participants. 3 day climbing and camping at Hermit Meadows. This is a youth and adult combined trip. *In order to abide by ACC liability insurance parents must accompany children under 12.

August 2019

  • August 15-18th – Intermediate Alpine Climbing Course. Hermit Meadows. Rogers Pass. 4 full days. Course taught by ACMG Guide Alex Geary. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.
  • August 18-20th – Intro to Backpacking Course. RMR to Mount Cartier Traverse. Off trail hiking, route finding/navigation and wilderness camping3 full days. Course led by ACMG hiking Guide Madeleine Martin-Preney. Trip Coordinator – Karla Kuharic. Contact karlakuharic@hotmail.com to get more information and sign up.
  • August 31- September 1st – Youth (Ages 6-12) Alpine Hiking/Camping Trip. McCrae Peak, Revelstoke. Trip Leader Ben Wilkey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-6 participants. *In order to abide by ACC liability insurance parents must accompany children under 12.

September 2019

  • September 8th – Youth (Ages 6-12) Alpine Hiking Trip. Joss Mountain, Revelstoke. Trip Leader Ben Wilkey. Contact bwilkey1@gmail.com to get more information and sign up. 4-6 participants. *In order to abide by ACC liability insurance parents must accompany children under 12.

October 2019

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May 2020