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High Rockies Trail (7/22/2017)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Cycle - MTB
Event Location: Near Canmore
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jul 22 2017  10:15 AM  (Carpool Departure: 9:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jul 22 2017 8:00:00 AM
Event Duration:6 hours including travel (3 hours of trail time)
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Carol Guthrie
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:12
Maximum No. Guests:0
Minimum Group Size:3
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:0
Number Registered So Far: 9 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

We'll do an in and out on the High Rockies trail
I haven't done this trail before so we may do a bit of route finding.
We will be going at a moderate pace with stop breaks to regroup.

This trail has lots of rocks and fun challenges but is not suitable for new riders, and requires a good degree of physical fitness.

When you sign up please let me know how many bikes and people you can accomodate.

After the ride we will see if we can get in to see the Mtn bike race at the Canmore Nordic Center. May have to park elsewhere and ride our bikesin. Elite Womens race is at 1pm and Mens at 3pm

Required Items to Bring:
- Helmet **NO EXCEPTIONS**
- lunch and water
- Tools, Tube and Pump
- Clothing for all weather conditions
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Vehicle with bike rack If we don't have enough bike racks people with racks will be given priority.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From the car pool we'll meet at Driftwood parking lot, which is about 15 mins past the Goat Creek parking lot.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):220Km
Carpool Departure Time: 9:00 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 $66.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.30, effective Monday, October 15, 2018). 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.


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Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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