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Lake Louise Skiing / Snowboarding - All Levels (12/30/2018)

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.For some events a payment may be required. Payment is not made directly to COC - please review event details fully for information about if and how you will be required to make payment.

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:Ski - Downhill
Event Location: Lake Louise Ski Resort, Banff
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Dec 30 2018  9:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:30 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Dec 29 2018 3:00:00 PM
Event Duration:Approx. 8 hours (plus vehicle travel time, about 2 hours each way)
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Lorrie W
You must be logged in to get the Event Coordinator contact information.
Member Cost:$3.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Maximum Group Size:12
Maximum No. Guests:2
Minimum Group Size:4
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:1
Number Registered So Far: 8 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Are you up for a wonderful day of skiing at Lake Louise?

Current base is 89cm mid-mountain, 120cm in the back bowls, with snow in the forecast this week/weekend.

This trip is intended for all levels of skiers and boarders.

In the morning we will meet in the main day lodge at 9:00am. We'll determine at that time if lunch will be at either Temple Lodge or the main lodge on the front side. Lunch break is optional. We'll break into similar ability groups before heading out for the day.

At the end of the day, approx 4:30pm, we'll meet at the same place where we met in the morning.

Please be at the carpool location at 6:20am for a 6:30am SHARP departure. If you are running late, call Lorrie at 403-689-3105 before the carpool departure time of 6:30am so we can determine if we will wait for you or not.

Meeting at the event is permitted.

Lift tickets at the hill cost $114 + GST. You can purchase a 2-pack Louise lift tickets at Costco for $179.99 + GST.

REMINDER: When signing up for this event and are able to drive, please indicate in the notes how many people you can take (including yourself and gear) and confirm that you have winter tires. Thanks!

If you have Park pass please bring it, even if you're not driving.

Required Items to Bring:
- Ski or snowboarding equipment
- Money for lift ticket and lunch if necessary
- Money for car pooling
- $3.00 event fee (if you are not a COC premier member or volunteer)
- Group park pass if you have one
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Helmets highly recommended!

How to Get There:
Event Directions:If you don't know where the Lake Louise ski resort is, we'll give you directions at the car pool meeting place.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):350Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:30 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 $91.00 (calculated at total Km * $0.26, effective Sunday, June 16, 2019). 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.

Winter Safety Considerations
Due diligence completed by Lorrie on December 27, 2018
Terrain Classification: This event is exempt from avalanche planning because we will be skiing at a ski resort. No out of bounds skiing allowed.
Note that COC event coordinators are volunteers and are not trained guides. All participants are responsible for assessing the current road conditions, current weather conditions, current trail conditions and current avalanche conditions for the trip.

Skiing/Snowboarding activities have inherent risks involved. Rental packages now include helmets.
Check the terrain suitable for you here.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in COC events.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Questions about equipment or rentals? Contact the Event Coordinator for suggestions and recommendations.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Wendy W and Lynda H., at
- Support the club by purchasing a Premier Membership: $25 a year

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$3.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$3.00/Person
Cost Includes:$3.00 event fee if you are a COC regular member and/or guest.
Make a Payment:$3.00 Event Fee (if applicable) to be paid to your event coordinator. Activity fee, if applicable, (i.e. court fee, bowling fee, camping fee, etc.) to be paid as instructed by your event coordinator.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!