• Panorama Ridge from Taylor Lake
  • GR571003 Picklejar Lakes
  • Mount Fable Scramble
  • Elbow Lake to Rae Glacier
  • Mt Field

Local Hikes

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...]

Lipalian Mountain

September 24th 2017 Lipalian mountain over looks the Lake Louise Larch ski hill. Start at … [Read More...]

The Onion

September 22 2017 The climb to The Onion starts at Nu-Ti-Jah Lodge at Bow lake on Hwy 93 … [Read More...]

Hero’s Knob

  September 15 2017   Heros Knob  on Hwy 742 Smith Dorrien Spray lakes road 500 … [Read More...]

South Lusk Meadows

    September 11th 2017 South Lusk Meadows is another Daffern Book hike from … [Read More...]

Sheol Mountain

  September 23 2017 Moraine Lake road is very busy in the summer if you are not at the … [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

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...]

Cross Country Skiing the Great Divide Lake Louise

    Cross country skied the … [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...]