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Date Thursday  5/23/2013
End Date Monday  5/27/2013
Group Boulder
Event Title technical canyoneering trip
Start Time 12:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Jill Yarger
Co-Leader Clare Reda
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 3
Type Trip
Trip Type Rock Climbing
Climb Type
Climbing Class
Pace Moderate
Trail Mileage
Elevation Gain 1500
Driving Distance


north wash utah , carpooling from front range  (may change location of flooding causes dangerous canyon conditions, will be in similar area)sign up with leader, contact; check cmc calendar for after work skills practice sessions; must be competent scrambler (3rd class) and at rappel 

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sign up with leader, contact; check cmc calendar for after work skills practice sessions;


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 and option for mountain biking days (on your own, not part of CMC trip).   Option Friday: W fork of Leprachaun, Saturday Mis Piggy and Hogg 2 canyons, Sunday Rest, Monday Blarney canyon and drive home.   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. 


camp site is first come  car camping so heading in either Wednesday or Thursday depending on group availability..  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, both sessions are the same.  .