• Guinns Pass the New Trail
  • Mt Allan Centennial Ridge Traverse
  • Dolomite Pass to Mosquito Creek
  • Snow Peak Burstall Pass
  • Grotto Mountain Direct Route and back via Grotto Buttress

Local Hikes

Guinns Pass the New Trail

September 13th 2020 The purpose of this blog is to show the new trail that was recently built to … [Read More...]

Mt Allan Centennial Ridge Traverse

  September 4th 2019 I had heard bad things about this trip so was pleasantly surprised … [Read More...]

Dolomite Pass to Mosquito Creek

August 22 2019 Just to get this straight the official trail called Dolomite Pass goes north from … [Read More...]

Snow Peak Burstall Pass

  August 14th 2019 Snow peak Trail Head is from Burstall Pass Day Use area. Opposite … [Read More...]

Grotto Mountain Direct Route and back via Grotto Buttress

August 9th 2019. OK that is all the routes up Grotto that I know of completed.  There are five … [Read More...]

Mount Bogart

Aug 2 cnd 2019 http://willski.ca/sparrowhawk-tarns-red-ridge-circuit/ See above link for … [Read More...]

Molar Pass N to S on Highline Ridge

July 31 2019   http://willski.ca/molar-pass-south-to-molar-north/ See this link for … [Read More...]

Mt Whymper

    July 25th 2019 Mt Whymper is the mountain directly across from Stanley … [Read More...]

Midnight Peak

July 17th 2019 This scramble has alluded me for sometime.I have gone up Baldy Pass may times and … [Read More...]

Mary Barclay Scramble

    June 13th 2019 Mary Barclay and her sister Catherine opened the first … [Read More...]

The Orphan

July 4th 2019 The Orphan is a Daffern hike also Spirko has a write up as well. Here is my view. … [Read More...]

Cory Pass Hike Banff

June 17th 2019 Cory Pass is one of the better know Banff hikes it is in all the info guides. It … [Read More...]

Heart Mountain Loop via Grant MacEwen Peak

  June 12th 2019 Although I have been up Heart Mountain a few times I just realised I … [Read More...]

Kent Ridge South

October 30th 2018 Kent Ridge South is at the south end of Hwy 742 the Smith Dorrien Rd from … [Read More...]

Mount Indefatigable

October 22 2018 Mt indefatigable is one of Kananaskis most scenic hikes. You don't have to go to … [Read More...]

Marmot Basin Kananaskis

October 15th 2018 Marmot Basin trail starts at the Nakiska Ski Resort. Or ribbon Creek or Troll … [Read More...]

Hunchback Hills or Lusk Ridge

October 05 2018 Yes this is October 5th . No this should have been a snowshoe trip not a hike. It … [Read More...]

Richardson Ridge from Hidden Lake

September 25th 2018 Winter weather continues although this is only September. Today got a bit of … [Read More...]

Panorama Ridge from Taylor Lake

September 19th 2018 I went up this way back in 2015 on the exact date and it was raining so I … [Read More...]

GR571003 Picklejar Lakes

August 28th 2018 Gr571003 An un-named peak over the ridge from Picklejar Lakes. Start at Lantern … [Read More...]

Downhill Skiing

Sunshine Ski Season Opens for 2018/19

November 9 2018 Ski season is under way again … [Read More...]

Lake Louise Jan 4th 2018

Jan 4th 2018 After a cold period over … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village Dec 12th

December 12th 2017 More runs continue to open … [Read More...]

Lake Louise Dec 8th

  Dec 8th 2017 Lake Louise  under a … [Read More...]

Sunshine Opens Goat Eye Dec 5th

December 5th 2017 Sunshine Village opened up … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing

Pipestone Cross Country Skiing 2018

December 27th 2018 Pipestone only open for the … [Read More...]

Ribbon Creek Cross Country Ski October

    October 11th 2018 First … [Read More...]

Cascade Fire Road to Stoney Creek Cabin

February  20th 2018 Great trip to Stoney Creek … [Read More...]

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...]

Snowshoeing

Johnston Canyon Winter Walk

March 12th 2017 Johnston Canyon is a few … [Read More...]

Moonlight Falls Snowshoe

February 19th 2017 Evan Thomas Day Use Trail … [Read More...]

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...]