• Kent Ridge South
  • Mount Indefatigable
  • Marmot Basin Kananaskis
  • Ribbon Creek Cross Country Ski October
  • Hunchback Hills or Lusk Ridge

Local Hikes

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...]

Mount Fable Scramble

August 14th 2018. Mt Fable scramble starts at the legion in Exshaw. Just because there is no … [Read More...]

Elbow Lake to Rae Glacier

August 01 2018 This blog could be called the day of the plane crashed. Yes we were at the … [Read More...]

Mt Field

August 10th 2018 Mt Field trail head is off Hwy 1 just 0.4 km before the Field turn off. A … [Read More...]

Southfork Mountain & Barnaby Ridge

July 29th 2018 Southfork Mountain and Barnaby Ridge are in the newly developed Castle Wilderness … [Read More...]

Windy Peak Hills

July28th 2018 Last year on our way down to the Castle Mountain area  we did Hailstone Butte. This … [Read More...]

Crowfoot Lake (unofficial name)

July 20th 2018 Just to make it clear this lake has no name on the map so I called it Crowfoot … [Read More...]

Buller Creek Peak

July 11th 2018 Buller Creek Peak is on the North Buller Pass trail. See other info on previous … [Read More...]

Cox Hill

July 18th Wednesday This Cox Hill hike starts from Dawson Trailhead which is just 3 km up the … [Read More...]

Crystal Ridge Summer

July 16th 2018 Crystal Ridge is often snowshoed and skied in the winter but I could not find a … [Read More...]

Little Galatea Ridge

    July 9th 2018 Little Galatea Ridge is under the main Mt Galatea. It … [Read More...]

Spray River Loop

  June 24th Sunday. The hike starts by driving through the entrance to the Banff Springs … [Read More...]

Packenham Junior

  Wednesday June 13th 2018 This hike out of Andrew Nagaro's book is 5 Km south of the … [Read More...]

Winter Walk on Larch Island Canmore

December 16th 2017 The lack of snow and a promise to end up at the Legion for a beer and burger … [Read More...]

Downhill Skiing

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...]

First Ski at Lake Louise 2017/2018

November 21 2017. Lake Louise tends to put most … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing

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...]

Cross Country Skiing Skier Bobs Special

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