18 Nov Event: Tam McArthur Yurts
Date(s): February 11 to February 13
Start / Return Time and Location: Snowmobile to the hut from the Upper Three Creeks Snow Park at 9AM on Wednesday. Return from the Yurt by snowmobile on Friday afternoon. We’ll arrange a car pool from Bend area.
Description of Event: This event is to stay at one of the yurts and ski tour the incredible terrain of the Tam McArthur Rim area. The yurt is wood heated and has six bunks, full kitchen, dining & lounge areas.
Tam McArthur Rim rises up 1,500 feet directly from the yurts and stretches for two miles, providing an incredible variety of terrain including open bowls, treed glades, couloirs, gentle meadows, and steep chutes.
Special Conditions: The midweek rentals and snowmobile transportation will cost $140 per guest. Your reservation is will be guaranteed by an initial deposit of $70 payable. The remaining final payment of $70 is due by Jan. 11th. Refunds for cancelations will depend upon whether your reservation is filled by someone else.
Equipment & Clothing Needs: Beacon, shovel and probe and the ten essentials are required. The confirmation letter from Three Sisters Backcountry guides will be provided to each registrant which provides greater detail.
Skills, Experience and Fitness Level Needed: Participants should be familiar with the use of beacon, shovel and probe for rescues and ski at an intermediate level. Skiers must be comfortable traveling in avalanche terrain and touring for a full day.
Maximum Number of Participants: 6
Coordinator: Bruce Lakin
Contact Info: Blakin49@hotmail.com