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  • ACC Monthly Social – AGM! April 16 – Laval St. Germain

    Laval St. Germain-Everest to Ocean: Tales from Above the Clouds and Beyond the Horizon Laval is a Calgary dad, husband,…

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  • False Pillars — an Ice Climbing Hazard

    A False Pillar is a ‘pillar feature’ that seems to be standing on terra firma but is actually on an…

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  • Tech Tips in 4-Wheeling Part 2

                                                       Pulleys and Knots for Hauling A pulley or two can be very handy for a vehicle extraction if anchors…

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  • Participate in Wolverine Watch!

    Wolverines are elusive creatures. That’s why Wolverine Watch – a citizen science initiative – needs your help collecting data to…

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  • ACC Section Forum on FB

    Your ACC Board has agreed to have an ACC Section Forum group created on Facebook! The purpose of this forum…

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  • Knot Testing Project, Gear Wanted

                                 Call for Donations of Knot-Testing Items Al Dunham of Campbell River, a previous Section member and keen climber, is…

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  • Tech Tips on 4WD Hauling: Pt. 1

    Tech Tips in 4-Wheeling Part 1: Lines and Devices for Hauling Well we’re well in to winter again and I’ve…

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  • ACC Access and Environment – Events

    CPAWS is hosting an Outdoor Recreation Event on February 12 @ 530 @ Last Best Brewing. ACC Calgary Section, along…

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  • Gap Peak Scrambling Incident

    Gap Peak Scrambling Incident  January 26, 2019 Ealaine West and I decided to take advantage of the unusually warm January…

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  • Reboring Old Ice Screw Holes

    It’s tempting. You’re mid-pitch, wanting to save time and energy, and eyeing that nicely bored-out hole located conveniently at your…

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