This event is for A level hikers. Limit of 12 participants.
Participants to drive themselves to Sawmill Day Use area approx. 1.75 hour drive from Montgomery. Get there by 9:15, in time to start hiking at 9:30 am. To get to Sawmill parking area, go 16.6km north on the Smith Dorrien Trail from Kananaskis Lakes Trail. Pit toilets in the parking lot.
Approx. 16km 600m elevation gain.
Will go up the headwall at the end of lake to the upper valleys and check out the various tarns and fossils.
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/