Barrier Lookout via Jewell Pass – B1 Level Hike

Peter Kubica

This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants.  Approx. 16km, 600m climb. Participants to drive themselves to meet at Barrier Lake Day Use parking.  Get there in time to start hiking at 9:30 am.  Parking is limited and as of May 28, only one stall was open per 4-block biffy, so allow time to line up if you … Read More

Wasootch Ridge – A Level Hike

Greg McKenzie

This event is for A level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to meet at Wasootch Creek Day Use parking.  Get there in time to start hiking at 9:30 am. 14 Km return, 975 m – steep ascent right out of the parking lot, then more gradual ascent while rolling along through four or five significant ups … Read More

Powderface Creek/Prairie Creek – B1/B2 Level Hike

Erlinda Howard

This event is for B1 and B2 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants.   The trip is a loop about 12 km and an elevation gain of 429 m.  This replaces the Powderface Ridge hike previously posted. It had too much snow, water and mud. Participants will drive themselves and meet at Elbow Falls Day Use parking.  Get there in … Read More

Bow Valley Provincial Park – C+/C level Car Hike – 2 groups

Art Johnston

This event is for C+ and C level hikers.  Limit of 20 participants. Participants to drive themselves to meet at Middle Lake parking at Bow Valley Provincial Park.  Get there in time to start hiking at 10:00 am.  There are limited biffies open, so you may wish to use the facilities at the park Visitor Centre before proceeding to Middle … Read More

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, June 6 for hikes on Thursday, June 11th.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, June 13 for hikes on Thursday, June 18th.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, June 20 for hikes on Thursday, June 25th.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, June 27 for hikes on Thursday, July 2.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, July 4 for hikes on Thursday, July 9.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, July 11 for hikes on Thursday, July 16.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Chester/Headwall/Hogarth Lakes – July 23, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Mt. Kidd Bus dropoffs: Chester Lake Parking 5 hours hiking time

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, July 18 for hikes on Thursday, July 23.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Lake Louise Ski area – gondola option July 30, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 , plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Lake Louise Ski Visitor Centre Bus dropoff/pickups: Lake Louise Village; Boulder Pass trailhead; Ski area parking  

Small trips by Car to be scheduled in lieu of Bus trips

Trip options for different hiking levels will be posted on Saturday, July 25 for hikes on Thursday, July 30.  You can register for the one you like and drive to the trailhead.  See details on email sent May 28.  

Bourgeau Lake area & Johnson’s Canyon Aug. 6, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 , plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Banff Bus Depot Bus dropoff/pickups: Johnson’s Canyon Trailhead, Bourgeau Trailhead (bus stays at Bourgeau)  

Sherbrooke Lake area Aug. 13, 2020 – Long day

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $25 (long drive), plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Lake Louise Visitor Centre Bus dropoff/pickups: Sherbrooke Lake trailhead Late return time – approx. 6:00 pm

Bow Lake, Helen Lake 5.5 hrs; 7 pm Return Aug. 20, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $25 (long drive), plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Lake Louise Visitor Centre Bus dropoff/pickups: Helen Lake Trailhead; Num-ti-jah lodge 5.5 hours hiking time allowed Late return time – approx. 7 pm

Yoho-Twin Falls/Iceline area (Long Drive- after 7:30 pm return) Sept 3, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $25, plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. Long drive – expected return around 7:30 pm; consider bringing extra food BB: Lake Louise Visitor Centre Bus dropoffs: Twin Falls parking  

Highwood Pass Area Sept 10, 2020

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM, and Montgomery at 8:15. BB: Mt. Kidd Bus dropoffs: Elbow Pass PL, Highwood Day Use Bus pickups: Highwood Day Use, Elbow Pass PL, Little Highwood PL