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: James Lawson James Email Address
Departure Times

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

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
Powderface Ridge / Forget Me Not Pond
May 27, 2024

Hike Options (Distance and Elevation approx.)

A1: Powderface Ridge/Return - 13.7 km/770 m EG
A2: Powderface Ridge/Return - 13.7 km/770 m EG
B1F: Powderface Ridge/AFATP - 11.5 km/770 m EG
B1S: Powderface Ridge/AFTAP - 11.5 km/770 m EG
B2F: Fordknoll Loop & Forgetmenot Pond - 8 km/294 m EG
B2S: Fordknoll Loop & Forgetmenot Pond - 8 km/294 m EG
Alt B2S: Big Elbow Trail from the Little Elbow Forgetmenot parking lot AFATP - 10 km/175m EG
C: Ford Knoll Loop Trail AFAP 5.1 km/224 EG

For the Forknoll loop – at the 4 way junction turn right to complete the full loop. bvw 11-14-2023

Departure: 8:00 am from Montgomery, 8:15 am from Signal Hill
Drop Off Location: Highway 66 trailhead drop off, Little Elbow Forgetmenot parking lot,
Bus Pickup Times: Little Elbow Forgetmenot parking lot, Highway 66 trailhead drop off
BB: Elbow Valley Visitor Center
Return Time: 4:30 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
Wasootch Ridge/Baldy Pass
June 3, 2024
Johnston Canyon / Moose Meadows / Ink Pots
June 10, 2024