Schedule

2017/18 Snowshoe Schedule

Times shown are estimated hiking time and are dependent upon snow and weather conditions, travel time and anticipated breaks. Be aware that weather conditions can quickly rule out a scheduled trip, so be prepared for an alternative trip suggestion at the meeting area.
Meeting place for all snowshoe trips will be Prince George City Hall parking area, unless arranged otherwise.

For additional information on the snowshoe trips please contact the designated trip leader or Nowell at: nowell.senior@gmail.com or 250-562-7485.

 

Date Meeting Time Trip Destination Travel Cost Trip Rating Trip Leader(s)
Nov 4 9:00 am Huble Farm (hike or snowshoe) $4 Easy (B1br) Nowell 250-562-7485
Nov 19  10:00 am Korky Lake $2 Easy (B1br)  Tim 250-301-8247
 Nov 26   9:00 am Lost Lake  $3  Easy/Mod (B2c)  Nowell 250-562-7485

Trip Rating Chart

Each trip has an overall descriptive rating (Easy, Easy/Moderate, Moderate, Mod/Strenuous, Strenuous, and Very Strenuous) and a specific rating for duration (# of hours), elevation gain, and round-trip distance. Some trips have additional indicators of special trail conditions.

Duration Level of Difficulty and
Elevation Gain (EG)
Round Trip Distance Special Trail Conditions
A = less than 3 hours 1 = fairly easy terrain, gentle slopes a = 5 km r = route/some, or no trail
B = 3 to 4 hours 2 = gentle slopes up to 300m (1000 ft) EG b = 5-7 km s = snowshoe trip
C = 4 to 6 hours 3 = 300m – 600m (1000-2000 ft) EG c = 7-10 km w = major water crossing
D = 6 to 8 hours 4 = 600m-900m (2000-3000 ft) EG d = 10-15 km x = brushy trail
E = 8 to 12 hours 5 = 900m-1500m (3000-4500 ft) EG e = 15-20 km y = bushwack
F = 12+ hours 6 = 1500m-2200m (4500-6500 ft) EG f = 20+ km z = rocky/rough in places