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

Sibbald area

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. Bus dropoff/pickups: Pinetop Recreation area, Sibbald Lake Day use; bus stays at Sibbald Lake 4.5 hours hiking time

Spencer Creek / Sparrowhawk Tarns

Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8AM, Montgomery 8:15 AM BB Mt. Kidd Dropoff at Spencer Creek; bus to remain at Sparrowhawk Parking Here is a link to a description of the High Rockies Trail http://kananaskistrails.com/high-rockies-trail/

Mt. Lipsett / Mist Ridge / Highwood Pass area – Long Day

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: Mt. Lipsett trailhead, Highwood Pass Bus pickups: Highwood Pass, Mt. Lipsett trailhead, Hwy 40 4.5km north of Mt. Lipsett trailhead 5.5 hours hiking time

Chester/Headwall/Hogarth Lakes

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

Lake Louise Ski area – gondola option

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  

Bourgeau Lake area & Johnson’s Canyon

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)