• Emerald Lake Cross Country Ski Trails
  • Sunshine Village Update Jan 21st
  • Cross Country Skiing the Spray River Loop from Banff Springs Hotel
  • Lake Louise Ski Resort Conditions on January 12th
  • Cross Country Skiing Skier Bobs Special

Local Hikes

Mt Peechee Ridge

November 4th 2016 Mt Peechee's summit is at 2919 m on the ridge on this blog we were 4 km and 560 … [Read More...]

Jumping Pound Mt to Cox Hill

October 26th 2016 Jumpingpound trailhead is on the Powderface Trail road from Hwy 68. The … [Read More...]

Mt Ishbel Shoulder

October 19th 2016. Mt Ishbel lies between Johnston Canyon, west and Mt Cockscomb, east. The … [Read More...]

Porcupine Ridge

October 11th 2016 Porcupine Ridge trailhead is 28km south from Hwy 1 on Hwy 40 park on the north … [Read More...]

Sparrowhawk Tarns Red Ridge Circuit

October 5th 2016. Following an unsuccessful attempt in the spring to do this loop counter … [Read More...]

Three Sisters Pass Traverse

September 23 2016 The route up to the Three Sisters Pass is described in this link … [Read More...]

Mt Weed

September 14th 2016 Mount Weed is accessed from highway 93 north the Icefield Parkway. Drive … [Read More...]

Mt Sparrowhawk

September 10th 2016. Set off on what was going  to be a sunny day but Mt Sparrowhawk had … [Read More...]

Eiffel Peak

September 7th 2016 Start the hike from Moraine Lake parking. Go past the lodging and up the … [Read More...]

Aster Lake

September 6th  2016. The weather forecast was good on the Mountain Weather site, bad on Norway … [Read More...]

Mt Murray via Cegnfs Peak

  August 26th 2016. Mt Murray and Cegnfs  trail head is at Burstall Pass trailhead on … [Read More...]

Odlum Ridge

August 30th 2016. Odlum Ridge is on the Highwood Pass road 12 km from Highwood Pass south to the … [Read More...]

Lineham Ridge

August 23 2016. Lineham Ridge trailhead is at Lineham Creek Day Use, 26 km south of Highwood … [Read More...]

Lake Minewakun to Goat Pass to Mt St Piran

August 17th 2016. Lake Minewakun is a small lake or tarn under Mt Piran. The trail for the lake … [Read More...]

Opabin Traverse

  August 12th 2016 Following in the steps of our friends Cam and Joy from the … [Read More...]

Mt Brett Scramble

August 21st 2016 Mt Brett Scramble is listed in Kanes Scrambles of the Canadian Rockies as … [Read More...]

Mt Redoubt Scramble

August 9th 2016 Mt Redoubt is accessed from Fish Creek trail head. The same as for Deception Pass … [Read More...]

Mt Jimmy Simpson

  Friday August 5 2016 Mt Jimmy Simpson trailhead is at Num-Ti-Jah Lodge. Situated on Bow … [Read More...]

Iceline to Whaleback to Twin Falls

August 3 Wednesday 2016 Hiking the Iceline trail to Celeste lake, Whaleback trail and onto Twin … [Read More...]

Smuts Pass to Birdwood Pass to Burstall Pass

July 29th Friday 2016. Smuts Pass to Birdwood Pass and onto Burstall Pass. The description for … [Read More...]

Downhill Skiing

Sunshine Village Update Jan 21st

January 21st 2017 What a wonderful day at … [Read More...]

Lake Louise Ski Resort Conditions on January 12th

January 12th 2017 A sunny cold windy day at … [Read More...]

Lake Louise Ski Resort December 14th

December 15th 2016 Second visit to Lake Louise … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village Goats Eye Open Dec 12th

December 12th 2016 Sunshine Village opened up … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village Conditions Week 4&5

December 6th 2016 I have taken pictures the … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing

Emerald Lake Cross Country Ski Trails

  January 27th Friday Looking for a … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing the Spray River Loop from Banff Springs Hotel

  January 13th 2017 The Spray River … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing Skier Bobs Special

  Friday January 6th 2017 A group of … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing the Great Divide Lake Louise

    Cross country skied the … [Read More...]

Blueberry Hill Cross Country Skiing Kananaskis

Wednesday Dec 14th 2016 First time out on the … [Read More...]

Snowshoeing

Boom Lake in Winter

March 9th 2016 Set out to snowshoe to Boom Lake … [Read More...]

Stoney Squaw Snowshoe

January 27th 2016 Stoney Squaw is a small … [Read More...]

Snowshoeing High Rockies Trail

Dec 12th 2015 In late October I hiked from the  … [Read More...]

Snowshoeing at Marble Canyon

December 28th Sunday Snowshoeing at Marble … [Read More...]

Rummel Lake

Rummel Lake is a 10 kilometer snowshoe … [Read More...]