5.5 hours hiking time

Day Leader – Eric Leavitt

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547

Will allow approx. 5.5 hours hiking time. Bus pick up is at Montgomery Community Centre Parking Lot.  Bus departs from Montgomery at 8:00 am sharp.

Pick up/ Drop off:  Chester Lake Parking area/Burstall parking area

Biffy Break – Mount Kidd

Bus Fare $20 plus $10 if you don’t have a National Park PassBus 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.

Hiking safely

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. Carrying ice cleats/grips are recommended during the shoulder season.

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.

1A/B1Burstall Pass: 16 km, 500 m
2B1, B2Chester Lake & Elephant Rocks+ 10.6km, 400m
3B2, CChester Lake 8.6km, 300m
Day Leader: Eric Leavitt

Event Signup

Chester Lake/Burstall Pass

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