MnM Outdoor Club

Members of this club are active seniors (55+) who gather for hiking, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing adventures on established trails mainly in the foothills and mountains west of Calgary. Members travel to and from the trailheads every Monday by chartered bus. Different levels of fitness are accommodated.

To become a guest and to make membership inquiries please contact us at the email address shown.

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MnM Outdoor Club Member Handbook

Bus coordinator
Bus Coordinator: Jane Tufford Jane’s Email Address
Departure Times

8:ooam from Signal Hill
8:15am from Montgomery

Bus fare is $25

Weather Conditions

Here are links to weather forecasts & Air Quality Index’s:

World Air Quality Index Environment Canada The Weather Network
Calgary Calgary Calgary
Kananaskis Kananaskis
Banff Banff Banff
Canmore Canmore Canmore

Cross Country Ski Website link:

With regard to the trip shown below – Distances are return. EG is Elevation Gain. BB is Biffy Break.

Next Trip Details
Lake Louise – ski Pipestone River, snowshoe Pipestone River or Lake Louise trails
March 4, 2024

Hike Options (Distance and Elevation approx.)

A1CS: Pipestone River loop, Hector and Drummond to Louise Village - up to 22 km, EG 250 m
B1CS: Pipestone River loop AFATP to Louise Village - up to 12 km, EG 150 m
B2CS: Pipestone River loop, Drummond and Hector AFATP to Louise Village - up to 10 km, EG 150 m
B2CSO: Lake Louise parking lot to Upper Tramline, along Moraine Lake road AFATP, return to Lake Louise parking lot or down to Louise Village – 8 km, E Loss 200 m
A1SS: Pipestone River loops to Louise Village – 15 km, EG 100 m
B1SS: LL parking lot, Highline, Moraine Lk road, Tramline, Louise Creek to Louise Village - 10 km, EG 200 m, E Loss 400 m
B2SS: Lake Louise parking lot to Mirror Lake AFATP and back - 5.4 km, EG 195 m
CSS: Lake Louise shoreline or Louise Creek to Louise Village - up to 5 km, E Loss 200 m
Departure: 8:00 AM from Signal Hill, 8:15 from Montgomery
Drop Off Location: Pipestone River trailhead, Lake Louise parking lot
Bus Pickup Times: Lake Louise parking lot 3:30, Louise Village 3:45
BB: Canmore Visitor Centre
Return Time: 5:30 PM
Registration is:
Seat Vacancies:
*A negative number in Seat Vacancies means the bus is over-booked by that number but if Registration is still Open you can register online.
Upcoming Trips
PLPP-ski to Elk Pass, around Kananaskis Discovery Centre, snowshoe Torpor and Lower Kananaskis Lake
March 11, 2024
Kananaskis Village – ski Kovach, snowshoe Ribbon Creek
March 18, 2024