This trip schedule may change and an update may be delayed so do not rely on this schedule.

Upcoming Trips


Banff – ski Cascade fire road, snowshoe Cascade Ponds trails, Banff - Closed

February 13, 2023

SKI:
A: Cascade Fire Road to cabin, or AFAP – up to 28 km, EG 180 m
B1: Cascade Fire Road to 1st bridge and return – 12.8 km, EG 135 m
B2: Cascade Fire Road AFAP and return – 11 km, EG 105 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Cascade Fire Road to 1st bridge and return, – 12.8 km, EG 135
A: Cascade Ponds to Lake Minnewanka – 12 km, EG 150 m
B1: Cascade Ponds to Johnson Lake, around the Lake and back – 11 km, EG 100 m
B2: Cascade Ponds to Johnson Lake AFATP and back – max. 9 km, EG 100 m

C and Walkers: Banff townsite trails

Drop off: Banff bus station, Cascade Ponds, Lake Minnewanka
Pick up: Banff bus station, Cascade Ponds, Lake Minnewanka
BB: Banff bus station

ERT: 5:00

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

Mount Shark, Rummel Lake, Engadine Lodge - Closed

February 27, 2023

SKI:
A: Mount Shark trails and biathlon loops – 15 km, EG 100 to 200 m
B1: Mount Shark trails and Watridge Lake biathlon loops AFAP – up to 15 km, EG 100 to 200 m
B2: Mount Shark to Watridge Lake and other trails – 12 km, EG 100 m
B2: trails around Engadine Lodge – up to 9 km, EG 50 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Rummel Lake to Engadine Lodge – 10 km, EG 400 m
B1: High Rockies trail AFAP to Engadine Lodge – 10 km, EG 200 m
B2: Mount Shark to Watridge Lake – 7.2 km return, EG 100 m
B2: trails around Mount Shark – up to 8 km, EG 100 m

C and Walkers: trails around Engadine Lodge AFAP – up to 6 km, EG 50 m

Drop off: Engadine Lodge, Mount Shark
Pick up:   Mount Shark, Engadine Lodge
BB: Kananaskis Visitor Centre (near Barrier Lake)

The tea room at Engadine Lodge is closed to the public.

ERT: 5:30

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

Lake Louise – ski Moraine Lake road, snowshoe Mirror Lake, Highline or Fairview - Closed

March 6, 2023

SKI:
A: Lake Louise parking lot, Fairview & up Moraine Lake road, return by Tramline to Lake Louise Village – 25 km, E Loss 205 m
B1: Lake Louise parking lot, Fairview to Moraine Lake road AFAP, to Lake Louise Village – 22 km, E Loss 205 m
B2: Chateau Lake Louise to Tramline to Lake Louise Village, trails around Lake Louise Village – 15 km, E Loss 205 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Lake Louise Village up Louise Creek to Mirror Lake, return by horse trail, Wolverine and Louise Creek – 15 km, EG and Loss 420 m
B1: Chateau Lake Louise, then along Highline Trail AFAP, to Lake Louise parking lot – 9 km, EG 190 m
B2: Lake Louise parking lot, Wolverine, Louise Creek, Lake Louise Village – 7.5 km, E Loss 195 m

C and Walkers: Lake Louise shoreline or Louise Creek to Lake Louise Village – max. 5.4 km, E Loss 195 m

Drop off: Lake Louise Village, Lake Louise parking lot
Pick up: Lake Louise Village at 12:30 and return to Lake Louise parking lot
Lake Louise parking lot, 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.

Peter Lougheed Provincial Park – ski to Elk Pass, around Kananaskis Discovery Centre, snowshoe Torpor and Lower Kananaskis Lake - Closed

March 13, 2023

SKI:
A: Kananaskis Discovery Centre to Elk Pass, to Pocaterra hut via Tyrwhitt and Pocaterra – 25 km, EG 250 m
B1: Upper Kananaskis Lake parking lot to Pocaterra Hut via Moraine, Wheeler, Amos, Meadow, Lodgepole and Sinclair – 14.5 km, EG 200 m
B1: Upper Kananaskis Lake parking lot to Kananaskis Discovery Centre by Moraine, Wheeler, Meadow – 11.5 km, EG 200 m
B2: from Kananaskis Discovery Centre to Meadow, Woolley, Amos, Wheeler, AFAP, back to Kananaskis Discovery Centre – 8.3 km, EG 150 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Kananaskis Discovery Centre via Canyon, Lower Lake, Elkwood loop, Lower Lake to Kananaskis Discovery Centre – 13 km, 100 m
B1: Kananaskis Discovery Centre, Lower Lake and Penstock Loop to Pocaterra Hut via Trailwater or return to Kananaskis Discovery Centre – 10 km, EG 100 m
B2: Kananaskis Discovery Centre, William Watson connector, Lower Lake AFAP – up to 8 km, EG 100 m

C and Walkers: trails around William Watson Lodge – up to 6 km, EG 50 m

Drop off: Kananaskis Discovery Centre, William Watson Lodge, Upper Kananaskis Lake parking lot
Pick up: William Watson Lodge, Kananaskis Discovery Centre, Pocaterra hut
BB: Kananaskis Visitor Centre (near Barrier Lake)

ERT: 5:00

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

Kananaskis Village – ski Kovach, snowshoe Ribbon Creek - Closed

March 20, 2023

SKI:
A: Kovach and Aspen trails to Ribbon Creek, return – 12 km, EG 200 m
B1: Kovach Trail to Ribbon Creek and back – 10 km, EG 200 m
B2: Terrace Trail to Ribbon Creek and back – 8 km, EG 100 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Ribbon Creek towards Village loop – 15 km, EG 200 m
B1: Ribbon Creek towards Village AFAP loop – 13 km, EG 200 m
B2: Village Loop trails from Woody’s Pub and back – 10 km, EG 50 m

C and Walkers: trails around Kananaskis Village – max. 8 km, EG 50 m

Drop off: Kananaskis Village, Ribbon Creek parking lot
Pick up: Kananaskis Village
BB: Kananaskis Village

ERT: 4:15

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

Lake Louise – ski Great Divide, snowshoe Mirror Lake etc. - Closed

March 27, 2023

SKI:
A: Lake Louise parking lot to Great Divide via Peyto, add Telemark if desired, down to Lake Louise Village – up to 22 km, E Loss 195 m
B1: Lake Louise parking lot to Great Divide via Peyto and Telemark, return to Chateau Lake Louise or to Lake Louise Village – 11 km, E Loss 195 m
B2: Lake Louise parking lot, Tramline & river trails to Lake Louise Village, repeat if time permits – 8 km, E Loss 195 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Lake Louise Village to Mirror Lake, return via Wolverine and Louise Creek to Lake Louise Village – 19 km, EG and Loss 420 m
B1: Lake Louise parking lot to Mirror Lake to Lake Louise Village – 17 km, EG 295 m and E Loss 420 m
B1: Lake Louise Village up Louise Creek to Chateau Lake Louise and back – 10.8 km, EG and Loss 195 m
B2: Lake Louise parking lot, Louise Creek, Lake Louise Village – 5.4 km, E Loss 195 m

C and Walkers: Lake Louise shoreline or Louise Creek to Lake Louise Village – max. 5.4 km, E Loss 195 m

Drop off: Lake Louise Village, Lake Louise parking lot
Pick up: Lake Louise Village at 12:30 and return to Lake Louise parking lot
Lake Louise parking lot, 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.

Annual General Meeting – April 3, 2023 - Closed

April 3, 2023

Details to be confirmed

Summer BBQ - Closed

July 24, 2023

Saving the Date – Still need information

Add maps if necessary

Co-leader:

McKenzie Meadows Golf Course Hike and Luncheon - Closed

July 24, 2023
Details yet to be confirmed

Christmas Luncheon @ The Winston – Details to Follow - Closed

December 4, 2023

Details to follow.