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Sun, Jun 28 2020 - Mount Shields & Snowslip (View Original Event Details)

Coordinator(s): Tim Anderson
Participants:Tim Anderson, Jill Webster, Jason Blyth

Write Up:
Only three of us showed. The 90% chance of rain had me waffling as to whether or not to cancel, I think my emails to the participants on this scared most into dropping out. The bushwhack was much worse than expected and ended up losing a lot of time there, dense woods, got turned around a little and ended up doing an extra 600 ft of up and down that was unnecessary. When we finally got to the open ridge, the early stuff had taken a toll on my leg and I ended up cramping, There was still 3000 of vertical ahead of us I knew I could not continue, had to turn around 3.2 miles in. But the rest of the route looked great from there. The weather was nice the whole time, mostly sunny. Until we got back to the car at noon, it started to rain on us then, so probably best we turned around.



Have some photos from this event that you'd like to share in our photo album? Please forward them to Tim Anderson at twamontana@gmail.com. Please note that we prefer to receive the photos in approximately 640x480 or 750x500 pixels - do NOT send original high-res photos. If you have a LOT of photos, please submit up to twenty of your favorites (only) for a day event, or up to forty of your favourites for a multi-day event. Thank you.




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