2011 Fall Campout

»Posted on Sep 16, 2011

What:  BOEALPS Fall Campout
WHEREBridge Creek GROUP Site – Leavenworth
WHEN:  Friday September 31st Thru Sunday October 2nd
Who:  ALL BOEALPS Members AND Their Guests
Why:  Come Have Fun Camping AND Rock Climbing

BOEALPS has rented the GROUP campsite AT Bridge Creek Campground ON Icicle Creek Road IN Leavenworth Friday AND Saturday night.
This YEAR the fall campout corresponds TO the FIRST weekend OF Oktoberfest IN Leavenworth!

Free Food!
The club will be providing hamburgers AND hot dogs FOR roasting AND fixings FOR a campfire ON Saturday night.
Bring a side OR dessert TO SHARE FOR Saturday.  BYOB.

Want TO go BUT NOT sure WHERE TO go climbing during the DAY OR NOT have a partner?  Reply TO this email AND I’ll make sure you’re hooked INTO a GROUP ON Saturday.  There will be several ICC AND BRC instructors available TO SET up TOP ropes AND climb WITH.

2011 Presidents Climb

»Posted on Aug 28, 2011

The Presidents Climb IS ONLY a few weeks away!
Come JOIN me IN Squamish BC FOR SOME rock climbing fun!

Who: BOEALPS Members & Guests
What: Climbing
WHEN: Sept. 10th & 11th
WHERE: Squamish, BC

Please RSVP BY SEPTEMBER 1ST IF you are planning TO JOIN me.
The Presidents Climb will be cancelled IF there IS NOT enough interest.

Climb ON!

2011 BOEALPS President
Matthew Mitchell

BOEALPS Elections

»Posted on Aug 25, 2011

September 2011 General Meeting & Elections

WHEN: Thursday, September 1st AT 6:30 PM
WHERE: Blue Star Café

The September General Meeting will host the 2012 BOEALPS Executive Board elections.
The club will provide appetizers AND fabulous door prizes (must be present TO win).

Feel free TO JOIN us (even IF you are NOT an “official” BOEALPS member) FOR SOME food AND a chance TO take home SOME NEW climbing gear.

Hope TO see you AT the September General Meeting!

Wilderness & Remote FIRST Aid (WRFA) Course

»Posted on Aug 15, 2011

WRFA prepares you TO deal effectively WITH accidents that occur IN remote areas WHERE professional medical HELP IS NOT readily available. The course combines classroom lecture WITH hands-ON practice scenarios held outdoors. Learn valuable skills that could make the difference IN the back country.

Sign up now FOR the BOEALPS WRFA CLASS TO be held IN September 2011!

Click HERE FOR more information.

GriGri Recall Notice

»Posted on Jul 8, 2011

Petzl has discovered that exerting excessive force ON the fully extended handle OF the GRIGRI 2 can cause internal damage, such that the GRIGRI 2 handle may become stuck IN the OPEN POSITION.

Click HERE FOR more information.