2016 CAMEL’S HUMP CHALLENGE

2016 CAMEL’S HUMP CHALLENGE
Event on 2016-09-18 08:30:00
Date: Sunday, MARCH 6, 2016 (back up date Sunday, March 13, 2016)
Where: Camel’s Hump State Park, start at Camel's Hump Nordic Ski Area trails, Huntington, VT
Check-in: 7:30am
Start: 8:30am
Length: 13.25 miles
Duration: 5 – 8 hours depending on skier

Fee: Minimum 0 in donations

Purpose: Raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Association, Vermont Chapter.

What: The Camel’s Hump Challenge is a unique wilderness ski touring event which brings spirited backcountry skiers together to ski entirely around the perimeter of Camel’s Hump (13+ miles). Participants raise money to support their “Round the Hump” trek. All skiers collect a minimum of 0 in pledges and/or donations to fund education and outreach support for Vermonters living with Alzheimer's and their caregiving networks. Registration is open!
Special Considerations: The Camel's Hump Challenge offers Nordic skiing in a remote wilderness environment. Participation demands a high degree of physical conditioning and competence in backcountry skiing. Skiers must be properly prepared and equipped with backcountry boots, skis and the appropriate clothing. There will be a sweep group following behind the participants. If for any reason you have doubts about your ability to make the full trip, please sponsor another skier or team

Website: www.camelshumpchallenge

Contact: Jane Mitchell, Development Director
802.316.3839 ext. 8013
jmitchell@alz.org

Organization: Alzheimer’s Association, Vermont Chapter
300 Cornerstone Drive, Ste. 130
Williston, VT 05495

at Camel’s Hump Nordic Ski Center
Bert White Road
Huntington, United States

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