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Date Wednesday  5/29/2013
Group Boulder
Event Title technical canyoneering
Start Time 12:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Jill Yarger
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 7
Type Outings

Location

north wash utah , carpooling from front range  (may change location of flooding causes dangerous canyon conditions, will be in similar area)

For more info Contact

sign up with leader, contact jill.yarger@q.com; check cmc calendar for after work skills practice sessions; must be competent scrambler (3rd class) and at rappel

Details

We''ll do day trips from group camp site into the various canyons of North Wash, class III canyons, may have some water  but no flowing (class C) canyons.  Each day is new trip and will be chosen based on group ability and desire. Independent rest days permitted.   Option for one day do Black Hole (longer cold water swims/wades) but not required (full wet suit required for this canyon).  Each day will be offer different canyon but all canyons class will have desert hike approach, equivalent of class 3 rock scrambling (down climb) and rappels.  Must be competent rappeling, rappels will not be belayed and be on slightly thinner ropes. 

Notes

camp site is first come  car camping so heading in Wednesday.  Participants responsible for own food but will offer group planning and carpooling opportunities and potluck one or more nights. Date of planning meeting TBD.
Directions and gear required to be discussed at planning meeting or skills practice sessions (search on "canyon", for dates in May).  Skills sessions will be afterwork in Boulder, only need to attend one session.