Endorsed by Curators:
Pending on snow conditions.
Read full posting. Failure to do so will leave you on the waitlist.
An automated waitlist has been created with rsvp questions. These questions must be answered truthfully, as it aids in organizing. If you don't receive the rsvp questions upon your registration, please contact me via p.m. Anylastminute changes to carpooling can drastically change the course of the event, as much as being cancelled.
If we have more passengers than drivers, priority will be given to drivers.
Only RSVP if you'resincerely interested in this event. If you cancel within 24hrs without a dire straight reason you will possibly begiven a no-show.
If your new to x-ctryskiing & endure a cardio regime on a regular basis please come along. I'll give pointers at thebeginning to get you started.
Elevation: 250m +/-
Dist.: 18km +/-
Pace: Steady to moderate, with breaks for photo ops.
Moraine Lake Road is a nice trail for strong beginners or those wanting something easy to break into the ski season.
The trail has a gradual incline with flat areas. Just remember, what goes up must come down. ;)
Afterwards we can go toLAGGANS Mountain Bakery & Delicatessenfor refreshments.
Participant Max: 2-8
Gear (Mandatory): X-country ski gear (can rent at U of C), water, lunch, warm layers, hand & foot warmers, hot beverage, first aid kit, plastic bag for your wet stuff for the way back...asmile & sense of adventure :-)
Carpool Fee: $20 per person
BE PREPARED. NO COTTON!
NOTE:What we are doing out here is dangerous, by registering for this hike you signify that you are aware of the risks associated with nature hiking, snowshoeing, scrambling, wildlife encounters, as well as carpooling. You are aware of your physical limits, and how they relate to these activities. You also signify that you take full responsibility for your own safety. The organizer is not a trained guide, just a volunteer who likes the outdoors. Please do you own preparation for the trip and have all the gear. Be prepared for rain, snow, wind, sun, thunderstorm, bears, cougars, etc. While we will do our best to ensure that everyone returns safe and sound, you will not hold the organizer of the event or the organizers of this group responsible for any harm or liability that might occur as a result of your participation.
Both taken last December at Moraine.