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Columbia Mountains Hike – June 16th, 2024

June 16 @ 6:30 am - 6:00 pm

$60.00

Join us for the first hike of the season. We will be heading somewhere east of town to hike within the Columbia Mountain Range.

We are sure to be met with brilliant terrain…alpine meadows & views of the ever majestic alpine lake.

Distance   –  10.5 km out & back trail

Elevation gain – 915 metres

During guided hikes your hiking guide sets the pace, prompts scheduled breaks for snacks, water & beauty appreciation moments. Your guide will also cover local history, animal habitats and go over animal awareness as well as hiking/route finding skills.

Meeting – Meeting outside of the gas station along hwy 16 east, just up past the jail. Leaving by 6:30am, drive to trail head will be roughly two hours. Goal is to be back in PG by around 6pm, depending on trail condition, group pace & how long we want enjoy the day for! From meeting point guests can carpool or follow out in their own vehicles. Carpool fee is $15

Rated – Moderate/hard, some steep terrain and over 900 meters of elevation gain. We suggest you are a confident hiking a full day prior to attending this trip.

 

What to bring/wear-

  • Gear for all elements (gloves, toque (for alpine) & Dress in synthetic layers – warmth, rain. heat, mosquitos!
  • Hiking boots
  • Bandana on pack (use for sweat or as tissue)
  • Backpack & water (2L)
  • Lunch
  • Gaiters (strongly recommended)
  • Poles (strongly recommended)
  • Pad or backpacking chair to sit on
  • Any personal medications/toiletries needed
  • Bear spray if you have it, please no bear bells

Whats Included? 

  • Guided hike  (hike with an apprentice ACMG Hiking Guide who has extensive knowledge of area, route, terrain & is equipped to keep you safe while you have an amazing time on your adventure)
  • Trail Interpretation
  • Snacks & refreshments
  • First aid kit stocked for amount of guests (Guide is a Wilderness First Responder & OFA Level3)
  • Bug spray, sunscreen
  • Emergency GPS device
  • Carpooling can be arranged

Please click link and read waiver (first page) prior to booking spot on this trip. Guide will have paper copy for guests to sign morning of hike. Liability Waivers (01808691xD377F)

 

****An email will be sent out to all group members 48 hours prior to go over meeting spot & any gear/info changes**** If you require any gear or have any questions please email us at guidedbyadventurepg@gmail.com

We can’t wait to Adventure with you!

The Adventure Crew

Refund Policy – Due to the nature of outdoor adventure and that we have many upfront costs, all day adventures are non refundable. However we can issue a credit for full amount that guest can use to a future adventure. We do everything in the best of our abilities to provide an amazing experience however due to weather & safety restrictions we may, at times, not be able to reach summit or desired view with group. 

  • Please be advised we are not responsible for any damage done to vehicle during your drive to trail head

 

Details

Date:
June 16
Time:
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$60.00
Event Category:

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Columbia Mountains Hike - June 16th, 2024
Email sent to guests 48 hours prior to event.
$ 60.00