• Lake Louise Jan 4th 2018
  • Winter Walk on Larch Island Canmore
  • Sunshine Village Dec 12th
  • Lake Louise Dec 8th
  • Sunshine Opens Goat Eye Dec 5th

Local Hikes

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...]

Mount Haig

  September 2 2017 Mt Haig is south of Pincher Creek where we stayed the night. Then … [Read More...]

Hailstone Butte Fire Lookout

September 1 2017. Hailstone Butte Fire Lookout is on Hwy 532. From the north come off Hwy 40 at … [Read More...]

North Kent

August 18th 2017 Sawmill Day Use Area on Hwy 742 Spray lakes road is a large parking lot and … [Read More...]

Storm Mountain Kananaskis / Highwood

August 13th 2017 Storm Mountain trail head is 4 km south of Highwood Pass Meadows Day Use at the … [Read More...]

King Creek Opal Traverse to Little Highwood

August 11th 2017 King Creek Opal traverse to Little Highwood Pass is described in … [Read More...]

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...]

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

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...]