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Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   02-17-2015, 05:19 PM
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Views: 6,403
Posted By bramvs
FYI, just got back from a 3 day modified Neve...

FYI, just got back from a 3 day modified Neve traverse from Elfin Lakes - Garibaldi Neve - Glacier Pikes - Sphinx - Helm Glacier - Rubble Creek. We didn't cross the lake, looked fairly sketchy from...
Forum: British Columbia   11-07-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,809
Posted By bramvs
Did you figure out the difference in colour...

Did you figure out the difference in colour between alder and dense bush vs. mature forest on google satellite images after this trip?? :)
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   06-20-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,582
Posted By bramvs
Yeah, we drove up last Fri to just before...

Yeah, we drove up last Fri to just before Railroad pass from the Pemberton side in a 4wd. I wasn't driving, so I won't be able to give you a lot of detail, but it should be fine to drive up with 2wd...
Forum: British Columbia   03-23-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,878
Posted By bramvs
Awesome report and pics, thanks!

Awesome report and pics, thanks!
Forum: British Columbia   03-08-2010, 09:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,993
Posted By bramvs
Interesting. Here's another image (increased...

Interesting. Here's another image (increased exposure a bit, and second image is a crop of the first, zooming in on the crevasses). Images are from May 31st, 2009; taken from the small bump just...
Forum: British Columbia   03-08-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,993
Posted By bramvs
Indeed. Didn't really see any big crevasses last...

Indeed. Didn't really see any big crevasses last year.
When did you guys hit continuous snow?

http://www.turns-all-year.com/skiing_snowboarding/trip_reports/index.php?topic=13532

Nice...
Forum: British Columbia   02-25-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,775
Posted By bramvs
Nice photos, and thanks for the TR. Did a...

Nice photos, and thanks for the TR.

Did a similar trip a couple of years back, but in summer and in the reverse direction (Brohm --> Elfin). From Brohm ridge we went over the Tent-Garibaldi col...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   02-06-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,054
Posted By bramvs
There's some more info and a trail...

There's some more info and a trail description/waypoints on Bivouac (need a subscription, fairly cheap though):
http://www.bivouac.com/RoadxPg.asp?RoadxId=2723
Forum: Washington State   10-05-2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,008
Posted By bramvs
Yeah, we went up this Sunday (Oct 4th). Great...

Yeah, we went up this Sunday (Oct 4th). Great conditions, much better than expected. Some pics:

https://www.clubtread.com/forumPix/231000/231633.jpg...
Forum: British Columbia   10-05-2009, 12:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,854
Posted By bramvs
Thanks for the replies, definitely a fun trip....

Thanks for the replies, definitely a fun trip. Although it'll look quite different now after the snowfall last week...


About class 2-3, some of it actually quite enjoyable on solid glacier...
Forum: British Columbia   10-02-2009, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,854
Posted By bramvs
Joffre-Slalok-Cerise loop + Sept (26-27) turns

Went up to the Joffre-Matier area last weekend for some skiing and alpine climbing. We ended up doing a nice loop starting at Joffre Lakes, climbing the north face of Slalok (Stonecrop Glacier) on...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   10-02-2009, 11:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,978
Posted By bramvs
Larryl, I went up to the Matier Glacier last...

Larryl, I went up to the Matier Glacier last weekend (before the snowfall). We came in from Joffre lakes and cramponed up the Stonecrop glacier. Carried skis all the way for September turns. After...
Forum: British Columbia   07-26-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,944
Posted By bramvs
Very nice trip & photos. The ascent to Mt. Currie...

Very nice trip & photos. The ascent to Mt. Currie via the NE ridge and its E slopes looks good... clearly better than the logging/bushwhacking slash in the Gravell Creek valley. Although I guess the...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   06-30-2009, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,563
Posted By bramvs
Note that it's reportedly 2wd to about km9 or so...

Note that it's reportedly 2wd to about km9 or so (this is where the IPP construction is taking place). Conditions past 9km as per previous post (i.e. grown in, 4wd).
Forum: Washington State   06-29-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By bramvs
I'd say anything with a sub 3hr approach (ski...

I'd say anything with a sub 3hr approach (ski carry) and some permanent snowfields/not too broken-up glacier would do. But this of course depends on how much you like skiing vs. how strongly you...
Forum: Washington State   06-19-2009, 11:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 976
Posted By bramvs
Nice trip! I'll second Andy's comment: :)

Nice trip!

I'll second Andy's comment: :)
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   06-19-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,055
Posted By bramvs
We walked to the lake in sneakers, and got wet...

We walked to the lake in sneakers, and got wet feet and had some postholing in soft snow, but nothing too bad. Should be fine with hiking shoes. Bring gaiters if you have them. And the bugs are out...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   06-18-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,055
Posted By bramvs
Went up there for a skiing day trip last Sunday...

Went up there for a skiing day trip last Sunday (June 14th). The Marriot Trail is free of snow, Rohr Lake Trail is free of snow until just before the meadows at 1660m. Some mud, patchy and isothermal...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   06-12-2009, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,019
Posted By bramvs
I walked/skied up to Lizzie Lake mid-April of...

I walked/skied up to Lizzie Lake mid-April of this year. The washout is still there. You can go around by (a) following a bit of a roundabout trail by going up the left hand logging road for a short...
Forum: British Columbia   06-11-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,387
Posted By bramvs
Wow, impressive. Especially considering that the...

Wow, impressive. Especially considering that the conditions aren't exactly fast right now with the lack of snow lower down, big slots, slushy snow and the lake...
Forum: British Columbia   06-02-2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,621
Posted By bramvs
Exodus ski trip, May 31

Give the awesome weather, I really couldn't stay at home. After some last minute planning, Rich and I decided to head out for a day trip to Exodus on the southwest corner of the Pemberton Icefield....
Forum: Photography Talk   04-15-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,943
Posted By bramvs
Just got this camera as well, and have played...

Just got this camera as well, and have played around with it a bit on some b/c ski trips. Especially like the wide angle lens combined with the 16:9 aspect ratio for landscape photography (see first...
Forum: Snowshoeing and Backcountry Skiing   01-21-2009, 11:38 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,406
Posted By bramvs
There's also a Dynafit helmet that is certified...

There's also a Dynafit helmet that is certified for skiing and mountaineering, also includes a Recco reflector:
http://www.dynafit.at/uk/15/748/48220-Race_Helmet_SR_Race_Pro.html
Weight: 320gr
As...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   11-24-2008, 02:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,828
Posted By bramvs
Quite detailed info Lee, thanks. But where is...

Quite detailed info Lee, thanks. But where is this elusive "Pass" you speak of?
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   11-20-2008, 01:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,828
Posted By bramvs
Go to Heliotrope ridge on Mt. Baker (accessed...

Go to Heliotrope ridge on Mt. Baker (accessed from the north from town of Glacier, WA) or Ptarmigan Ridge (access from Baker ski area). See recent trip reports on http://www.turns-all-year.com
Just...
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