Day Leader – Kathy Gibson

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie,, 403-286-3547

Will allow approx. 5 hours hiking time. Bus drop off/pickups:

Biffy Break – Barrier Lake Visitors Centre

Bus Fare $20. Bus cancelled if less than 30 registered on Bus. Registration begins the Friday before and ends at 6:00pm on Tuesday before the hike. Cancellations after 6 pm on Tuesday will be NO-SHOWS and will have to pay the Bus Fare.

Hiking options will be offered for all hiking levels that have a leader and at least 3 other participants. Please contact Day Leader to volunteer to lead a hike or to request a specific hike in the area.

COVID Protocol

  • All people participating in the outing must be fully vaccinated. Stay home if you are not feeling well or have any COVID like symptoms. If you test positive for Covid after a bus trip, inform the Bus Coordinator who will ensure Club Members and all people on the bus are notified (without giving your name).
  • Masks must be worn when at the under-bus bins, and when on the bus (except briefly when eating a snack or taking a drink). Passengers are to remain in their same seat at all times except for the Day Leader or others conducting Board business. There is no trash disposal bin on the bus. Take home your own trash.

Bear Spray and hiking poles MUST be stored under the bus, preferably labelled. There is a box for Bear Spray in one of the bins.

If you wish to join the outing, but drive yourself to the trailhead, please register with your choice of activity AND email the bus coordinator to ask them to move you to the ‘Car’ list.

Please ensure you choose an activity option before pressing ‘Register’. Click on the Location below to get more details of the hike and a link to a trail map.

1AJewell Pass - Prairie View Loop (Incl. Barrier Lookout) 16km 630m
2B1Barrier Lookout via Prairie View Trail: 14 km, 630 m
3B2Prairie View Trail to McConnell Ridge viewpoint 10km 500m
4B2Jewell Pass trail to Jewell Falls 10km 75m
5CStony Trail to Jewell Bay 8km 50m
Day Leader: Kathy Gibson

Event Signup

Barrier Lake area

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