• Grizzly Ridge to Highwood Ridge
  • Mt Temple Scramble
  • Little Arethusa
  • Picklejar Lakes
  • Ships Prow

Local Hikes

Grizzly Ridge to Highwood Ridge

July 28 2017 Grizzly Ridge to Highwood Ridge turned out to be a great wild flower hike. The … [Read More...]

Mt Temple Scramble

  August 2 2017 Mt Temple is the only one of the famous 11000 footers that can be climbed … [Read More...]

Little Arethusa

July 24 2017 Trail head for Little Arethusa is 1km south of Highwood Pass parking on Hwy 40.There … [Read More...]

Picklejar Lakes

July 19th 2017, Picklejar lake trail head is from Lantern Creek Rec Area on the west side of Hwy … [Read More...]

Ships Prow

July 5th 2017 The ships Prow scramble starts at the bridge across the canal at Goat Pond 10.5 km … [Read More...]

High Rockies Trail Section 2 Three Sisters Dam to Driftwood

June 21st 2017 Another section of the High Rockies trail complete. This section although short is … [Read More...]

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...]

Downhill Skiing

Farewell to Another Season at Lake Louise

Friday May 5th The season ends on Sunday and it … [Read More...]

Spring Powder at Sunshine Village

April 25th 2017 30 cm of fresh fluffy powder … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village Delirium Dive

April 18th 2017 These pictures were taken over … [Read More...]

Fresh Snow at Lake Louise in March

March 2017 March has been a great month for … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village Update Jan 21st

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


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...]