This event is for A and B1 level hikers. Limit of 10 participants.
Participants to drive themselves to trailhead on Mount Shark Road., about 2 hours’ drive from Montgomery. Get there by 9:15, in time to start hiking at 9:30 am. Early start due to limited parking. There is no biffy at the trailhead – closest at Chester parking on Smith-Dorrien Road.
To get to trailhead: Highway 1 to Highway 40 and highway 742 (Smith-Dorrien) to Mount Shark road (Watch for Mount Engadine Lodge signage for the road to take) trail head access is 2 Km on Mount Shark Rd; parking on right-hand side of road.
Approx. 10km, 823m climb. There is some scrambling required.
Great views along horseshoe-shaped ridge.
Bring radio and bear spray if you have them.
Our hikes will align with Alberta Health COVID-19 recommendations, which change occasionally, but can be found at: https://www.alberta.ca/coronavirus-info-for-albertans.aspx ; Alberta Parks Guidance related COVID-19 can be found at: https://albertaparks.ca/albertaparksca/news-events/response-to-covid-19/