June 24 2021 Trips

Trips planned for Thursday, June 24, 2021: SELF DRIVE CAR TRIPS A – Bern van Sluys – Edith/Cory Passes A/B1 – Greg McKenzie – Piggy Plus B1 – Hugh Powell – Canyon Creek Ice Cave*Cancelled* B1/B2 – Carolyn Ardell – Jumpingpound Ridge B2 – Eric Leavitt – Upper Kananaskis Lake Circuit C – Art Johnston – Upper Kananaskis Lake to … Read More

Kananaskis Lakes area – Palliser Slide – C level hike

Art Johnston

This event is for C level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to North Interlakes Parking lot. Approx. 1 hour 35 minutes drive from Montgomery.  Get there by 10:00, in time to start hiking at 10:15 am. Directions: from COP: Go west on Trans Canada Highway for 80 km. Take exit on to Highway #40 (casino on … Read More

Jumpingpound Ridge – B1/B2 hike

Carolyn Ardell

This event is for B1 and strong B2 hikers.  Limit of 20 participants. As parking is very limited at the trailhead, we will all meet at the Dawson Day Use parking on Powderface trail (50 minute drive from Montgomery), then carpool (with masks) or follow each other to the Lusk Creek parking area at the trailhead. No biffies at trailhead, … Read More

Piggy Plus – A/B1 hike

Greg McKenzie

This event is for A and strong B1 hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to Burstall Day Use parking, on Smith-Dorrien/Spray Trail (approx. 1hr 50min drive from Montgomery) by 9:15am. Will start hike 9:30. 15km 700m climb. Will hike to col overlooking French Glacier and Piggy Plus. NOTE: all vehicles stopping in Kananaskis starting June 1 are … Read More

Edith & Cory Passes – A (fast/strong)

Bern vanSluys

This event is for strong A hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to the south end of hwy 1A (Bow Valley Parkway), off the Transcanada just past the Norquay turnoff (approx. 1 hour 15min. drive from Montgomery) by 8:45am. Will start hike 9:00 or earlier. From Calgary follow the TCH past the Mt. Norquay Turnoff to the … Read More

Upper Kananaskis Lakes Circuit – B2 level hike

Eric Leavitt

This event is for B2 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to North Interlakes Day Use parking lot; approximately 1hr 35min drive from Montgomery). Be there by 9:45, ready to start hiking at 10:00. Approx. 16km return 350m climb. Beautiful mountain views following the good trail all around Upper Kananaskis Lake. NOTE: all vehicles stopping in … Read More

Canyon Creek Ice Cave – B1 hike – *Cancelled*

Hugh Powell

This event is for B1 hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to Canyon Creek parking (approx. 45min drive from Montgomery) by 9:15am. Will start hike 9:30. Access to parking is along Hwy 66 at the bottom of the hill, is signed and next Road on the right after Moose Mountain Road. There is a Biffy at the … Read More

Bull Creek Hills bus trip: 8am Departure

Bus Fare $30 Bus departing from Montgomery at 8:00 AM; pickup at Turner Valley’s Sheep River Library 9:00am Limit of 28 people – priority will be given to Evergreens Members over guests. BB – tbd Will pickup and dropoff in Turner Valley. Enjoy the flowers and great mountain views! Hike options may change, depending on leaders available. Will allow 5 … Read More

2021 August BBQ

We hope you will join us for our ANNUAL EVERGREEN BBQ Thursday, August 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM Boundary Ranch Thanks to a $10 member subsidy the BBQ Cost (payable at the door) is: $26/members and $36/guests Cash or cheque to: Evergreen Seniors Outdoor Club Registration opens: June 17, 2021 Menu BBQ Chicken breast with Boundary BB sauce Vegetarian lasagna … Read More