Saturday, 25 till Sunday, 26 February 2017
Ouyoune es Simane to Aqoura
Dear snowshoers & back-country skiing lovers;
Join us for a snowshoeing/Ski touring 2 days traverse from Ouyoune es Simane to Aqoura on the 25 & 26 of February 2017 and experience rising above ones limits. These 2 days unassisted starts in the mountains of Kfardebian and continues through the highlands of Qamez, Lessa, Afqa, Mnaitra, and end in Aqoura.
During this traverse we will enjoy one bivouac overnight in a snow shelter.
Trail length: 40 km
Physical level: tough
Trip highlight: Snowy mountain sceneries, overnight in a snow shelter .
Saturday February 25 @ 5:00 am
Expected return time on Sunday afternoon.
Dbayeh, parking next to Spinneys
Gear up with:
50 L backpack, winter sleeping bag, floor-mat, survival blanket, headlight, waterproof solid boots, thermal underwear, waterproof breathable trouser & Jacket, fleece Jacket, down jacket, bonnet & balaclava, 2 pairs of socks, 2 pairs of gloves, sunglasses, snow goggles, sunscreen, lipstick, toilet paper, hat, 2 bottles of water, snack for day I & II lunch, cup, fork, plate, and a knife.
Load all the above mentioned equipment in a plastic bag before putting it in the backpack.
100$ covering transportation, 33 North certified mountain leaders, stoves for cooking, dinner & breakfast during the foray, snowshoes poles, and shovels.
Number of participants: 5 - 15
Excluding: insurance during the event.
Essential requirements to join the trip; participants should:
Be able to withstand cold weather;
Have a good physical and psychological well-being;
Be able to endure a walk more than the above mentioned trip odometer – many factors could intervene and force a change in plans;
Be able to adapt to changes that might occur during the trip;
Be able to carry all the personal gears addition to some group equipment.
Reservation policy & deadline:
Registration deadline: Wednesday February 22. In order to book your place a 50 % down payment of the total amount is required upon reservation.
Call us or send a whatsapp message on 03 / 454 996, mentioning your full name and the number of participants.
Kindly note that we do not accept reservations via Facebook.
Looking forward to share this experience with you!
33 North Team
Nasrallah Bldg. 1st Floor, Baabdath, El Metn
P.O.BOX 208 Brummana, Lebanon.
Mobile + 961 3 454 996 + 961 71 331 138
Thuraya + 88 21 66 5500 300