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

Upcoming Trips


Helen Lake / Bow Lake - Closed

July 27, 2020

A1:  Helen Lake, Dolomite Ridge – 14 km, EG 550 m
Option: Bow Hut & Return/AFATP – 15.8 km, EG 714 m
A2:  Helen Lake, Dolomite Ridge – 14 km, EG 550 m
B1:  Helen Lake/AFATP – 12 km, EG 420 m
B2:  Helen Lake/AFATP – 12 km, EG 420 m
Option: Bow Lake Falls/AFATP – 8.7 km, EG 266 m
C: Bow Lake Falls/AFATP – 5 km, EG 100 m

BB: Canmore Info. Centre
ET: 6:00 pm

1 Pickup Only – North Pickup @ 7:30 am

Frozen Lake - Closed

August 3, 2020

A1:  Frozen Lake & Return – 13.8 km, EG 550 m
A2:  Frozen Lake & Return – 13.8 km, EG 550 m
B1:  Frozen Lake/Fox Lake/AFATP – 13.8 km, EG 550 m
B2:  Elk Pass Trail to Blueberry Hill Picnic Table/Return – 9.2 km, EG 375 m
C: Trail around Peter Lougheed Info. Centre – 6 km, EG 150 m

BB: Peter Lougheed Info. Centre
ET: 4:30 pm

Headwall Lakes / Chester Lake - Closed

August 10, 2020

A1:  Headwall Lakes to Upper Lake – 15 km, EG 630 m
A2:  Headwall Lakes to Upper Lake – 15 km, EG 630 m
B1:  Headwall Lakes to Lower Lake – 12.8 km, EG 575 m
B2:  Chester Lake/AFATP – 10 km, EG 375 m
C: Trail around Peter Lougheed Info. Centre – 6 km, EG 150 m

BB: Peter Lougheed Info. Centre
ET: 5:30 pm

Upper Gorge Creek / Dyson Falls - Closed

August 17, 2020

A1:  Upper Gorge Creek – 16 km, EG 550 m
A2:  Upper Gorge Creek/AFATP – 16 km, EG 550 m
Option: Mt. Hoffman – 9 km, EG 550 m
B1:  Dyson Falls – 9 km, EG 250 m
B2:  Dyson Falls/AFATP – 9 km, EG 250 m
C: Trail around Turner Valley/AFATP – 6 km, EG 150 m

BB: Turner Valley Library
ET: 5:30 pm

Pocaterra Cirque or Ridge / Ptarmigan Cirque - Closed

August 24, 2020

A1: Pocaterra Ridge (full traverse S to N) – 8.7 km, 550 m EG 875m loss
A2: Pocaterra Ridge (full traverse S to N) – 8.7 km, 550 m EG 875m loss
B1: Little Highwood Pass or Grizzly Col – 10 km, EG 550 m
B2: Ptarmigan Cirque – 5 km,  EG 350 m
C: Ptarmigan Cirque/AFATP – 5 km, EG 350 m

BB: Mt. Kidd
ET: 5:00 pm

South Buller Pass - Closed

August 31, 2020

A1:  South Buller Pass – 16 km, EG 670 m
A2:  South Buller Pass/AFATP – 16 km, EG 670 m
B1:  South Buller Pass/AFATP – 16 km, EG 670 m
B2:  South Buller Pass to Falls – 9 km, EG 300 m
Option: High Rockies Trail/AFATP – 7.5 km, EG 200 m
C: Canmore Townsite Trails – 6 km, EG 100 m

BB: Canmore Info. Centre
ET: 5:00 pm

Nihahi Ridge - Closed

September 7, 2020

A1:  Forget-Me-Trailhead to Upper Nihahi Ridge – 11 km, EG 730 m
A2:  Forget-Me-Trailhead to Upper Nihahi Ridge/AFATP – 11 km, EG 730 m
Option: Forget-Me-Not Ridge – 16 km, EG 740
B1:  Forget-Me-Trailhead to Lower Nihahi Ridge – 10 km, EG 500 m
B2:  Nihahi Ridge Valley – 8 km, EG 400 m
C: Nihahi Creek/AFATP – 5 km, EG 200 m

BB: Trailhead
ET: 4:00 pm
Bus at Trailhead for Shelter

Galatea / Guinns Pass / Lillian Lake - Closed

September 14, 2020

A1:  Galatea Lakes/Guinn’s Pass/AFATP – 15 km, EG 800 m
A2:  Galatea Lakes/Guinn’s Pass/AFATP – 15 km, EG 800 m
B1:  Lillian Lake – 11 km, EG 550 m
B2:  Lillian Lake/AFATP – 10 km, EG 450 m
C: Kananaskis Village – 5 km, EG 100 m

BB: Kananaskis Village
ET: 4:30 pm

Larch Valley / Sentinel Pass / Paradise Valley - Closed

September 21, 2020

A1:  Larch Valley/Sentinel Pass/Paradise Valley – 17 km, EG 720 m
A2:  Larch Valley/Sentinel Pass/Paradise Valley – 17 km, EG 720 m
Option: Paradise Valley to Giant Steps – 19 km, EG 350 m
B1:  Sentinel Pass – 11.6 km, EG 720 m
B2:  Bench/Rocks – 9 km, EG 550 m
C: Consolation Lakes – 6 km, 100 m

BB: Lake Louise Village
ET: 5:30 pm

Co-Day Leader – Darlene Heiber

Mist Ridge / Creek - Closed

September 28, 2020

A1:  Mist Ridge S. Summit & Return/AFATP – 16 km, EG 700 m
A2:  Mist Ridge S. Summit & Return/AFATP – 16 km, EG 700 m
B1: Mist Creek to Creek Junction & Return – 8 km, EG 200 m
B2: Mist Creek to Creek Junction & Return – 8 km, EG 200 m
C: Mist Creek/AFATP – 5 km, EG 100 m

BB: Mt. Kidd
ET: 5:00 pm

Co-Day Leader – Marilyn Patterson

Banff – Sulphur Mountain / Cave & Basin / Sundance Canyon - Closed

October 5, 2020

A1:  Sulphur Mountain to Cosmic Viewpoint/Down Front – 15.6 km, EG 725 m
A2: Sulphur Mountain to Cosmic Viewpoint/Down Front – 15.6 km, EG 725 m
B1: Sulphur Mountain/Down Front – 14.4 km, EG 625 m
B2: Cave & Basin/Sundance Canyon/Townsite – 9 km, EG 300 m
C: Cave & Basin to Bus Station – 7 km, EG 300 m

BB: Banff Bus Depot
ET: 5:00 pm
Bus Pickup: Banff Bus Depot

Telephone / Reconnect / Long Distance / Disconnect - Closed

October 12, 2020

A1:  Telephone/Disconnect/Long Distance/Reconnect/Bragging Rights – 14 km, EG 350 m
A2: Telephone/Disconnect/Long Distance/Reconnect/Bragging Rights – 14 km, EG 350 m
B1: Telephone/Disconnect/Long Distance/Return – 13 km, EG 350 m
B2: Telephone/Snowshoe – 8 km, EG 200 m
C: Mountain Road or Hostel Loop or East Crystal Line – 6 km, EG 100 m

BB: Trailhead
ET: 4:00 pm

Johnston Canyon / Ink Pots - Closed

October 19, 2020

A1: Johnston Canyon to Ink Pots & Beyond/AFATP – 14.0 km, 450 m
A2: Johnston Canyon to Ink Pots & Beyond/AFATP – 14.0 km, 450 m
B1: Johnston Canyon to Ink Pots – 12.6 km, 380 m
B2: Johnston Canyon to Upper Falls – 5.6 km, 250 m
C: Johnston Canyon to Lower Falls & Return – 4.8 km, 150 m

BB: Trailhead
ET: 4:30 pm

Kananaskis Village / Galatea - Closed

October 26, 2020

A1: Village to Galatea/Return – 15.5 km, EG 380 m
A2: Village to Galatea/Return – 15.5 km, EG 380 m
B1: Galatea to Village – 8.9 km, EG 300 m
B2: Galatea to Village – 8.9 km, EG 300,m
C: Trails around the Village – 5 km, EG 100 m

BB: Kananaskis Village
ET: 4:00 pm

Bow Valley Info / Springs / Middle Lake - Closed

November 2, 2020

A1:  Bow Valley Info to Springs to Middle Lake to Info – 16 km, EG 150 m
A2:  Bow Valley Info to Springs to Middle Lake to Info – 16 km, EG 150 m
B1:  Middle Lake to Springs & Return – 9 km, EG 150 m
B2:  Bow Valley Info to Middle Lake – 5 km, EG 100 m
C: Middle Lake Loop – 5 km, EG 100 m

BB: Trailhead
ET: 3:30 pm

Elbow Trail - Closed

November 9, 2020

A1: Big Elbow Trail/AFATP – 12.0 km, EG 350 m
A2: Big Elbow Trail/AFATP – 12.0 km, EG 350 m
B1: Big Elbow Trail/AFATP – 12.0 km, EG 350 m
B2:
Little Elbow Trail/AFATP – 10.0 km, EG 100 m
C:
Little Elbow Trail/AFATP – 5.0 km, EG 100 m

BB: Trailhead
ET: 3:00 pm

Co-Day Leader: Pavla Bartek