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.

Email - mnm.membership2020@gmail.com


MnM Outdoor Club Member Handbook


Bus coordinator
Bus Coordinator: Garry Moran EMAIL: gmoran@shaw.ca
Departure Times

8:00AM from Signal Hill Shopping Centre
8:15AM from Montgomery Community Centre
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MnM Mask Policy remains in place:

    As of Monday August 1, 2022, masking will be optional on the bus and at the individual member’s discretion.

MnM Vaccine Policy:

    By registering for a trip you will be confirming that you (Member, Guest and U-Drive participant) have received 2 doses of a Covid vaccine approved for use in Canada and at least 14 days have elapsed since your second dose.

New bus fare is in effect. Starting April 1, 2022 fare will be $25.

Weather Conditions

Here are links to weather forecasts:

Environment Canada The Weather Network
Calgary Calgary
Kananaskis Kananaskis

Cross Country Ski Website link: https://nordic-pulse.com/ski-areas/CA/AB

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

Next Trip Details
Lake Louise – ski Great Divide, snowshoe Highline
December 5, 2022

SKI:
A: Great Divide Trail to Lake O’Hara parking lot, return – 22 km, E Loss and EG 120 m
B1: Great Divide Trail to Lake O’Hara parking lot AFAP – 20 km, E Loss and EG 100 m
B2: From Lake Louise parking lot, along Tramline to LL Village – 4.8 km, 205 m E Loss

SNOWSHOE:
A: from LL parking lot along Highline Trail, return by Fairview – 14 km, 90 m EG
B1: from Lake Louise parking lot along Highline Trail AFAP – 9 km, 90 m EG
B2: Lake Louise parking lot, Louise Creek to LL Village – 5.4 km, E Loss 205 m

C and Walkers: Lake Louise shoreline or Louise Creek to Lake Louise Village – max. 5.4 km, E Loss 205 m

Drop off: Great Divide trailhead, Lake Louise parking lot
Pick up: Lake Louise parking lot, Great Divide trailhead, Lake Louise Village
BB: Canmore Visitor Centre

ERT: 5:30

Hikers may shelter in the bus at the pick-up location if the bus is there.

Registration is:
Open
Seat Vacancies:
29
*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
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park – ski Elk Pass, snowshoe to Rawson Lake or Elk Pass
December 12, 2022
Lake Louise – ski Great Divide, snowshoe to Mirror Lake
December 19, 2022