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Backpack - Trophy Mountain Meadows/Skyline Wells Gray Prov Park BC

Trophy Mountain Meadows/Skyline Wells Gray Prov Park BC

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8:30 AM at Trophy trailhead
For Mountaineers members only. Photo-oriented backpack, leisurely to moderate pace. Car camp Thursday night & return to Seattle Sunday evening. Trails are snowfree as of 7/23. If insufficient signups, this may be a private trip. Prior to trip signup, please ensure you have one of the required border crossing documents: current passport, WA enhanced drivers license, or WA enhanced ID card. High clearance vehicle recommended for local drive (approx 1 hr) over mostly forest roads with some rough sections to Trophy Meadow trailhead. Backcountry camping fee $10/person total ($5Cdn/night) payable to leader. Bring bearproof food canister, or borrow one from leader. Car camp recommended for Thursday night at North Thompson River Provincial Park near Clearwater. info: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/n_thm_rv/ Trophy Meadows brochure: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/wells_gry/wgtrophymtn_brochure.pdf Wells Gray park info: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/bcparks/explore/parkpgs/wells_gry/ For those with time to extend travel after Trophy backpack, consider another backpack in Wells Gray (4-5 days subalpine to alpine exploration of wildflower meadows, Fight & Philip Lakes, Caribou Meadows, Table Mtn & 52 Ridge) or venture a bit east for a few days of exceptional scenic hiking or backpacking in the Canadian Rockies - Mt Robson Provincial Park (BC) or Jasper NP (Alberta). Contact leader for questions or recommendations on trails, permits, etc. Photos of Trophy Mtn meadows & wildflowers: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pageworld/3277462264/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/pageworld/3999054952/in/set-72157610437860037/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/kneale/190399639/in/photostream/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/kneale/190399845/
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