2012 Archive: Golden Control – 763.9 km

Location: Mount 7 Rec Plex

90 Hour Open: 03:23 Tue-Jul-24   Close: 04:20 Wed-Jul-25
84 Hour Open: 04:39 Tue-Jul-24   Close: 09:25 Wed-Jul-25

Facilities: Sleeping Control (mats & blankets) with Showers, Washrooms & Meals

Food – Meal:
Vegetable Soup, Potatoes, Meat Loaf & Vegetables, Vegetarian Lasagna, Bread & Butter,
Cookies or Cakes, Fresh Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Fruit Juice, Sport Drink Mix, Water
Vegetarian Breakfast Strata (baked eggs, bread & cheese), Oatmeal, Milk, Yogurt, Muffins

Motel Accommodations: Please note this is a list of nearby lodgings only,
NO recommendation is implied for any of the accommodations listed.

  • Travelodge Golden – 915 10th Ave. S (tel) 1-250-344-2291 (near control)
  • Best Western – 1024 11th St. N. (tel) 1-250-344-2333 or 1-800-780-7234
  • Super 8 Golden – 1047 TCH Hwy 1 (tel) 1-250-439-0888 or 1-888-288-5081
* Note – It is 149.5 km to the next control at Revelstoke (913.4 km). There is a hotel, restaurant and convenience store with limited hours of service at the summit of Rogers Pass (845.2 km). Riders may receive personal support here, however this is NOT a control.

Control Captain: Colin & Holly Fingler
Volunteers: Nancy Higgs, George Lefebvre, Jacqui & Roy Oostergo, Elaine Ready