• Lake Louise Ski Resort Feb 11
  • Sunshine Opens Goats Eye Run
  • Lake O’Hara Cross Country Skiing
  • World Cup Biathlon Canmore Nordic Center
  • First look into Wildside Goats Eye Sunshine Village

Downhill Skiing

Mt Temple and the Valley of the Ten Peaks

Lake Louise Ski Resort Feb 11

February 11th 2016 It was a day of surprises at … [Read More...]

The glades between Upper Scapegoat and Afterburner

Sunshine Opens Goats Eye Run

    February 9th Tuesday … [Read More...]

Near the bottom with better visiblity

First look into Wildside Goats Eye Sunshine Village

Tuesday February 2nd 2016 The South Side Chutes … [Read More...]

Polar Bear snowman at Wolverine

Sunshine Village Conditions Jan 28th

January 28th 2016 After a snow drought of … [Read More...]

Greg admiring Mt Temple from the junction of Headwall & Outer limits

Lake Louise Conditions Dec 17th

Dec 17th Thursday 2015 The temperatures are … [Read More...]

Local Hikes

Acephale Falls

Acephale Falls

October 26th 2015 This short hike to Acephale Falls is like the Echo Canyon hike, that I did on … [Read More...]

Lets go to Echo Canyon

Echo Canyon Grotto Mountain

October 26th 2015 My write up on Echo Canyon is a sad one as it is written in remembrance of … [Read More...]

Looking back into the trees

Chester Lake to Rummel Lake

September 18th 2015 The route from Chester Lake to Rummel Lake is not traveled on very often … [Read More...]

Larch at Saddleback

Saddleback Mountain

September 24th 2015 A beautiful fall hike in the lake Louse area when the Larch are at there most … [Read More...]

Early freeze

High Rockies Trail Goat Creek to Three Sisters Dam

November 4th 2015 An early snowfall nearly made this a snowshoe. In fact there were cross country … [Read More...]

The first suspension bridge across the Kananaskis river

Galatea Lakes

October 28th 2015 Galatea Lakes hike is a hike of many bridges and for that reason the trail has … [Read More...]

After the summit the ridge down

Grotto Mountain Traverse

Grotto Traverse is a very strenuous scramble from the Rats Nest Cave Parking to the summit is 1450m. … [Read More...]

Looking back to Peak 1

Little Sister Ridge

October 21 2015 Although the Little Sister is a technical climb it is a great ridge walk to the … [Read More...]

L to R Emerald Peak,Mt Marpole,The President & Vice President

Emerald Lake Triangle

  October 16th 2015 Yoho National Park and Emerald Lake. The Emerald Lake Triangle hike … [Read More...]

Ridge and Kananaskis Lakes

Lawson Ridge

October 14th 2015 The middle of October and the weather is better than early August. Lawson Ridge … [Read More...]

Mountain goats posing

Opal Ridge South & Grizzly Creek

October 7th 2015 Opal Ridge South starts at the Fortress Junction Service Station on Hwy 40 … [Read More...]

Carole and Bill with Schaffer lake behind

Lake O’Hara McArthur Lake

September 21st 2015 This is the second trip to Lake O'Hara this summer. Lake McArthur was the … [Read More...]

Hungabee anf the Horseshoe glacier rising above the Horseshoe lakes

Little Temple & Little Temple Lake

September 23rd 2015 Wow Little Temple and  Temple Lake hike / scramble has it all. In September … [Read More...]

Wintour and Elpoca Mt

King Creek Ridge

October 14th 2014 King Creek is better known for its creek hike than the Ridge but since the 2013 … [Read More...]

Bill waiting for the lift to run

Fortress Lake

September 8th 2015 It is hard to believe that it is early September with all the snow on the … [Read More...]

Looking down the ridge to the Col

Baldy Pass and Ridge

October 2nd 2015 We were not intending to go to Baldy Pass but as the Galatea Trail was closed … [Read More...]

Looking toward Healy Pass and The Monarch and The

Mt Bourgeau Scramble

September 11th 2015 Mount Bourgeau Scramble has alluded me due to poor weather a couple of times, … [Read More...]

View of Canmore in the fall

Ha-Ling Bowl Scramble

  September 25th 2015 Ha-Ling is one of  the most popular scrambles in Canmore. Going up … [Read More...]

Commonwealth Lake

Pigs Back Col Loop

Friday September 4th 2015 Although I hiked Pigs Back last year this hike is different as it makes … [Read More...]

Lake O'Hara with the switchbacks to Lake Osea

Lake O’Hara Hiking

Wednesday September 2nd 2015 Thank you to Joy and Cam for inviting me to join them on the bus to … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing

Good snow depth at the Loo Lake O'Hara parking

Lake O’Hara Cross Country Skiing

Saturday February 5th 2016 Set off  from … [Read More...]

World Cup Biathalon  7.5 km Womans Sprint 7.5km

World Cup Biathlon Canmore Nordic Center

  Olena Pidhrushna (UKR), Krystyna Guzik … [Read More...]

At Protection Camp Ground. Castle Mountain behind

Castle Mountain to Baker Creek Cross Country Skiing

Monday January 11th 2016 Castle Mountain … [Read More...]

Andrew & Carole winding through the trees

Cross Country Skiing Bill Milne Trail

Dec 2 2015 Cross Country Skiing on Bill Milne … [Read More...]

Bill enjoying his first day winter nov 12 2015

Moraine Lake Rd & Lake Louise Resort X-Country & Downhill

Doing the double. Cross Country skiing and … [Read More...]

Snowshoeing

Close up of Mt Inglismaldie & Mt Girouard

Stoney Squaw Snowshoe

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

At the beginning of the trail at the Goat Creek parking

Snowshoeing High Rockies Trail

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

The Famous Red Seats of the National Park

Snowshoeing at Marble Canyon

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

Rummel Lake

Rummel Lake

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

Chester Lake

Chester Lake

Chester Lake is an 3.8 kilometer snowshoe trail … [Read More...]