CANCELLED – Castle Junction – Ski to Baker Creek / Snowshoe: Taylor Lake/Castle Junction trails. - Closed

January 13, 2020

Note. Will change to Kananaskis  Village trails if weather is cold 

SKI
A: Castle Junction Trail towards  Baker Creek chalet AFAP – 28 km return
B1: Castle Junction Trail towards  Baker Creek and return AFAP – up to 28 km rtn
B2: Castle Junction Trails towards  Baker Creek AFAP

SNOWSHOE:
A: Taylor Lake 12.6Km return 585m elevation gain WARNING No Shelter at Trail head
B1Fast: Taylor Lake  AFAP WARNING No Shelter at Trail head
B1Slower: Castle Junction Trail 2 & 3 plus towards Baker creek ie Castle Junction trail 1 AFAP
B2: Castle Junction Trail 2 & 3 plus towards Baker creek ie Castle Junction trail 1 AFAP
C’s and Walkers: walks around Banff townsite

Peter Lougheed -Elk pass PL & W Watson Lodge - Closed

January 6, 2020

SKI:
A: Elk PassPL to Pocaterra Hut via Fox Cr Moraine, Whiskyjack, Pocaterra  17 km EG 350 m
B1: Elk PassPL to W Watson via Fox creek, Moraine, Amos Wooley & Meadow 9 km – EG 200 m
B2: Wheeler, Amos, Wooley & Meadow  Trails around Wm Watson Lodge AFAP

SNOWSHOE:
A: Elk Pass PL to Pocaterra Hut via Topor, Frozen Toad & other approx 16 km
B1: Wm Watson: WW connector, Elkwood loop, Marsh Loop, Lower Lake AFAP return to Wm Watson Lodge 7 Km 22m EG
B2: From Wm Watson: WW connector, Elkwood loop, Marsh Loop, Lower Lake AFAP return to Wm Watson Lodge 7 Km 22m EG or AFAP
C’s and WALKERS: Trails around William Watson Lodge

Cancelled: Lake Louise – Ski Great Divide / Snowshoe Highline & Fairview - Closed

December 30, 2019

SKI:
A: Peyto to Great Divide to Lake O’Hara PL return to Village AFAP -22 km 100 EG
B1: Tramline or Peyto to Great Divide / Telemark loops return to Village or Chateau Pl AFAP -up to 22 km 100 EG
B2: Tramline to village with River trails. AFAP

SNOWSHOE:
A: Village  or Chateau to Highline to Fairview jn return to village
B1: Chateau to Highline to Fairview jn return to Chateau or village AFAP
B2: Chateau  down Louise creek to village plus option of River trails AFAP
Cs and Walkers: Lake Louise Shoreline and/or Louise Creek/ Lake Louise Village trails

CANCELLED: Kananaskis Village – Ski Kovach / Snowshoe Terrace - Closed

December 23, 2019

Destination may change depending on conditions

SKI:
A: Kovach & Aspen Trails to Ribbon Creek rtn – 12 km – EG 200 m/ Or Bill Milne trail to Wedge pond AFAP
B1: Kovach Trail to Ribbon Creek and return 10 km – EG 200 m
B2: Terrace Trail to Ribbon Creek and return 8 km – EG 100 m

SNOWSHOE:
A: Terrace to Galatea and return ( or to Ribbon Creek) – 15 km – EG 200 m
B1: Kananaskis village snowshoe loop trails  AFAP
B2: Kananaskis village snowshoe loop trails  AFAP
C’s and Walkers: Kananaskis Village Trails

Lake Louise – Ski Great Divide / Snowshoe Mirror Lake - Closed

December 16, 2019

SKI:

A: Great Divide Trail to Lake O’Hara PL return – 22.2 km – EG 60 m
B1: Great Divide Trail to Lake O’Hara PL AFAP – 22.2km – EG 60 m or AFAP
B2: From Lk Louise PL down Tramline to Village 4.8 km 205 m E Loss

SNOWSHOE:
A: Village up Louise creek or Chateau Parking Lot, Mirror Lake and return to village
B1: Chateau Parking lot to Mirror Lake – 5.4 km return – 295 m EG. return to Chateau or Village
B2: Chateau Parking lot to Mirror Lake & return AFAP- 5.4 km return – 295 m EG.
Cs and Walkers: – Lake Louise Shoreline and/or Louise Creek/ Village of Lake Louise

 

Peter Lougheed – Ski Elk Pass / Snowshoe Lakes Wm Watson - Closed

December 9, 2019

Skiing
A: Elk Pass to Pocaterra hut via Tyrwhitt or Blueberry 22km/250 m e.g.
B1: Elk Pass to William Watson lodge 8.3 km 200m e.g.
B2: Start W Watson along Wheeler Trail AFAP and return to William Watson lodge

SNOWSHOE:  depends on snow conditions
A: Rawson Lake from Elk Pass Parking Lot
B1: Elk pass by Snowshoe trail AFAP return to Elk Pass parking
B2: Canyon & Lower lake AFAP starting at and return to  William Watson lodge
Cs: and Walkers – Trails around William Watson lodge

Lake Louise – Ski Great Divide / Snowshoe Highline -1 - Closed

November 25, 2019

SKI:
A: Great Divide Trail to Lake OHara Parking Lot – approx 22 km – EG 60 m
B1: Great Divide Trail to Lake OHara Parking Lot- approx 22 km – EG 60 m or AFAP
B2: From Lake Louise Parking Lot down Tramline to Village approx 5 km 195 m E Loss

SNOWSHOE:
A: Highline Trail via Paradise creek and return to village  approx 11 km – 290 m EG
B1: Highline Trail to Paradise creek and return approx 9 km – 290 m EG
B2: Louise Creek to Village –  approx 3 km one way – E Loss 195 m

Cs/WALKERS AND TREKKERS: Lake Louise shoreline/ Louise Creek/ Town of Lake Louise

Drop Off’s: Chateau Parking lot

Lake Louise – Ski Moraine Road & Tramline / Snowshoe Mirror Lake - Closed

November 18, 2019

SKI:
A: Moraine Lake Road – 24 km return – 250 m EG
B1: Moraine Lake Road – 19.6 km return – 250 m EG (or AFAP)
B2: Down Upper Tramline and up Moraine Lake Rd. AFAP

SNOWSHOE:
A: Village to Mirror Lake and return, then to Village
B1: Chateau to Mirror Lake 5.4 km rtn – 295 m EG
B2: Chateau to Mirror Lake 5.4 km rtn – 295 m EG
Cs and Walkers: Lake Louise Shoreline or Louise Creek AFAP/ Village of Lake Louise