|Event Type:||Snow Shoe|
|Event Location:||Elk Island National Park|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Feb 10 2018 9:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 8:10 AM *log in for location*)|
|Registration Cut Off:||Fri, Feb 9 2018 6:00:00 PM|
|Event Duration:||5.5-6.5 hrs hours including driving time|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Moderate|
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|Member Cost:||Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)|
|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 18 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||10|
|Minimum Group Size:||6|
|Number Registered So Far:||6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
We will meet up at 8:4o am the carpool location and leave by 8:45am sharp. Drive is approx.45 minutes For those meeting at the event (bypassing the carpool), meet you at the Tawayik Lake trailhead for 9:30AM.
The Tawayik Lake Trail is on the north side of Highway #16. Enter left at the Elk Island Sign and follow the road until you see the Tawayik Lake sign.
We will Snowshoe the 16.5 km that has Aspen forest and meadows;great for viewing moose, elk and bison if we are lucky. Not so much in the winter We will break for lunch around 12:30pm.
The trail is moderate. Participants should be prepared and or expect any weather possibilities for this day. Dress in layers. NNO cotton as once damp will be cold.
Click HERE for a map of Elk Island National Park.
To find me at the carpool location look for me wearing my Blue EOC baseball cap and driving a Navy Blue Kia SPortage. I usually have on pink/purple coats.
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Elk Island National Park is located approximately 40 minutes from Edmonton, via Highway #16 East (Yellowhead).|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||80Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||8:10 AM|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
|Carpool Directions:||Log in for directions|
|Carpool Cost:||The event coordinator(s) will help you to arrange a centralized carpool if you require it, but it's not guaranteed. Please DO NOT pay your driver en route. Passengers will pay the coordinator, and he/she will distribute the money to the carpool drivers. SO PLEASE BRING CASH!!! Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $18.40 (calculated at total Km * $0.23, effective Sunday, March 18, 2018). This is based on $0.09/Km for maintenance, plus current gas price divided by 9. This cost will be multiplied by the number of carpooled cars, and divided by the number of carpool participants.|
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- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
|Cost Includes:||If you have a park pass pls bring it. A family pass can get up to 7 people through. Passes are also available at a kiosk upon entering the park|
|Voluntary Donation: ( What is this?)|
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!