Ski Trip Elk Pass (Starting at the Upper Lake Parking Lot) (A/B1)

Eric Leavitt

After reading on Skier Bob about congested parking at Elk Pass I suggest parking at the Upper Lake Parking lot and using the Upper Lake Connector to ski to Elk Pass Parking. This adds about 900m each way and is an easy ski. For those of you who are willing to do so please be at the Upper Lake Parking … Read More

** BUS TRIP ** CANCELLED Lake Louise Nov. 26, 2020

Hugh Powell

DUE TO INSUFFICIENT NUMBER OF PASSENGERS, BUS TRIP IS CANCELLED. Bus Fare $30 plus $7 if no Park Pass. Payment required from all 30 accepted registrants shown at 6:00 pm Tuesday Bus departing from Montgomery only at 8:00 AM Limit of 30 people – priority will be given to Evergreens Members over guests. Registration will open on Friday, Nov 20. BB: … Read More

Wildhorse Saddle Hike: A/B1 level

Hugh Powell

This event is for A/B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Participants to drive themselves to Little Elbow PRA Parking on Hwy 66.  Get there at 9:45 am in time to start hiking at 10:00 am.  The hike route starts toward Forget Me Not Ridge but doesn’t turn right / south up the Ridge. Proceeds across the meadow where there … Read More

Griffith Woods, Calgary: C Level Walk

Bob Perkins

This event is for C level hikers. Drive yourself to Griffith Woods Parking Lot at 160 Discovery Ridge Blvd SW, turn left onto Discovery Ridge Link SW. Meet in parking lot at 9:45 am to begin hiking 10:00. Griffith Woods trail has a mix of paved & gravel walks, which could be icy depending on the weather this week. One … Read More

Merlin View (West Bragg Creek) – B1/B2 level hike

Dane Bridge

This event is for B1/B2 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet near washrooms at NW corner of West Bragg north parking lot, at 9:45 am (approx. 45min drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 10:00. Expect snow/ice on trails, so bring icers and possibly snowshoes. Approximately 13km 500m EG In registering for this outing, I agree to abide … Read More

Volunteer to lead winter or summer outings

Volunteers to lead trips of all levels are always needed! Contact: Hugh Powell for winter trips (November to March). Barb Brunton for summer trips (April to October).

Ski Trip To PLPP (A/B1)

Eric Leavitt

Meeting place and trip details will be published on November 28 It is proving difficult to get up to date information but we can expect a mix of groomed and skier track set conditions.  This trip will be for A/B1 skiers.  If more than 10 skiers register the Day Leader will ask for a volunteer to lead a second group. … Read More

Multi-day Lake Louise XC Ski/Snowshoe – Dec. 8,9,10

Andrea Zahn

WINTER WONDERLAND GETAWAY This trip is open to Evergreen members and guests. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and splendour of Lake Louise for more than just one day. Treat yourself, relax and enjoy the company of friends – you don’t have to drive home! 3 Days of XC Skiing or Snowshoeing, 2 Nights in Lake Louise Tuesday Dec 8th: … Read More

Volunteer to lead winter or summer outings

Volunteers to lead trips of all levels are always needed! Contact: Hugh Powell for winter trips (November to March). Barb Brunton for summer trips (April to October).

Volunteer to lead winter or summer outings

Volunteers to lead trips of all levels are always needed! Contact: Hugh Powell for winter trips (November to March). Barb Brunton for summer trips (April to October).

Brown-Lowery carpool hike – 10:00 start

Arrange your own carpools or drive yourself to Brown Lowery Provincial Park  Meet in parking lot at 10:00am and sign in with day-leader for this event. Lots of hiking trails of varying length in the forest.  See trail map: https://www.albertaparks.ca/media/6496155/brown-lowery-trail-map_600x600_-x25.pdf No signup required  

Banff / Lake Minnewanka

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM,  Montgomery at 8:15 BB: Banff Bus Station Bus dropoff/pickups: Banff Bus Station, Lake Minnewanka parking  

Drumheller Area

Glen Campbell

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 & Pickup: Badlands Community Centre or Royal Tyrell Museum Bus dropoff/pickups: Badlands Community Centre; Royal Tyrell Museum; Horsethief Canyon – bus stays at Horsethief Canyon 4 hours hiking time

Canmore and Area

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: Canmore Visitors Centre Bus dropoffs: Cougar Creek, Grassi Lakes  Pickups: downtown (Legion), Cougar Creek

Sheep River (Entrance Ridges, Long Prairie Ridge)

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM,  Montgomery at 8:15, and Sheep River Library in Turner Valley 9:15. BB & Pickup: Turner Valley Library Bus dropoff/pickups: K-Country Boundary, Sheep Ranger Station, Turner Valley Library 4.5 hours hiking time

Sheep River (High Noon Hills) and Turner Valley

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus Fare $20 Bus departing from Rosemont at 8AM,  Montgomery at 8:15, and Sheep River Library in Turner Valley 9:15. BB & Pickup: Turner Valley Library Bus dropoff/pickups: Macabee Creek, Turner Valley Library; bus stays at Sheep Station 4 hours hiking time

Bow Valley PP, Yamnuska

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 at trailhead. Short hiking time: 4.5 hours Bus dropoff/pickups: Yamnuski trailhead, BVPP- Middle Lake parking (bus stays at Middle Lake)    

Whaleback – Long Drive / Late Return

Bus Coordinator: Greg McKenzie, ggmckenzie@shaw.ca, 403-286-3547 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $25 due to long drive. BB – Chain Lakes Provincial Park Two Drop offs – One at north end on HGWY 22, other via A7 ranch road along north side of the Old Man River to a small clearing beside Bob Creek.   … Read More