ESOC AGM has been postponed

Kyra Fisher

The AGM has been postponed to a later date. Annual General Meeting of the Evergreen Seniors Outdoor Club: 12:30 PM- 2:30 PM Rosemont Community Hall, 2807 10 St NW, Calgary Walks before AGM: Start at 10:00 am. Sign in for AGM from 12:00 noon REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED IN ADVANCE FOR EITHER THE AGM OR THE WALK BEFORE. Sign-in sheets … Read More

Lake Louise Winter Trip

Peter Kubica

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pick up times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. Weather forecast: Variably sunny and cloudy with a 40% chance of flurries. 1-3 cm of new snow. Temperatures: -13 night before, day high … Read More

PLPP & Kananaskis Village 5 March 2020

Norman Wardlaw

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr (403) 274-4294   gwkerr@mac.com Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. Note: A variation to #5 after lunch requires snowshoes.

Winter Lake Louise 27 Feb 2020

Keith Bagnall

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. BB break at the Visitor’s Centre. Note that people skiing Pipestone will start from the Visitor’s Centre. Pickups at the LL Parking Lot and … Read More

PLPP Kananaskis 20 Feb 2020 Copy

Audrey Achtymichuk

Bus Coordinator John Morck – mjmorck@shaw.ca or (403) 288-4048 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass.

Emerald Lake 13 Feb 2020

Glenn Schultz

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $25 plus $7 if you don’t have a park pass. Biffy Break at Field Info Centre Returning to Montgomery approx 6:00 pm depending on weather, road and traffic conditions.

PLPP – Discovery Centre With Drop-off at Kananaskis Village

Eric Leavitt

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20  A Winter Trip to PLPP with a drop-off for snowshoers and walkers at Kananaskis Village before we continue to the Discovery Centre in PLPP. WWL is not available so we will be based at the Discovery Centre. People … Read More

Banff: Goat Creek & Spray River West to Banff

Frank Howard

Goat Creek Trail to Banff depends of condition of Spray Lake Road up from Canmore. Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. Biffy Break Canmore Info

Lake Louise 23 Jan 2020 Ice Sculptures

Glen Campbell

Bus Coordinator John Morck – mjmorck@shaw.ca or (403) 288-4048 Bus pickup times: Bus #1 – Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am; Bus #2 – Montgomery 7:45 am  Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. All trips will have option of viewing Ice Sculptures before proceeding on designated trip depending on … Read More

Kananaskis WWL 16 Jan 2020 – CANCELLED

Keith Bagnall

The trip destination will be William Watson Lodge. Due to very low temperatures forecast, all activities will be based out of William Watson Lodge. There will be no drop off or pickup south of WWL. Bus Coordinator John Morck – mjmorck@shaw.ca or (403) 288-4048 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the … Read More

Banff Cascade Fire Road and Surroundings

Frank Howard

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if you do not have a National Parks pass. Please update you Park Pass information on the website or bring your pass with you. If going to Cave & Basin bring your Park Pass. Biffy Break: … Read More

Kananaskis Village / Nakiska 02 Jan 2020

Cheryl Whitehead

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass. Weather Forecast Nakiska Thursday -5 deg, Flurries Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday BB depends on Drop-off (Nakiska &/or Kananaskis Village). Details of possible ski or … Read More

No Bus Trip on Boxing Day

No trip is scheduled due to the Christmas Holidays. The next trip will be on January 2, 2020.  

CANCELLED Lake Louise 19 Dec 2019

Erlinda Howard

CANCELLED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT PEOPLE SIGNING UP Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 if the trip is into the National Parks and no park pass.

Peter Lougheed PP

Bernard Nemeth

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 There will be bus drop-offs/pickups at Pocatera Hut, William Watson Lodge and Elk Pass. BB will be at William Watson Lodge or Pocatera Hut if getting off there for the 10:30 Ski Lessons.   Pickup Times will be … Read More

BEGINNER – Ski Lesson at PLPP

Greg McKenzie

Eric Berlie – Nationally Certified Nordic Ski Instructor Beginner Lesson 10:00 – 12:00 Noon – Pocatera Hut training grids Cost: $25 payable on the bus trip home Class size limited to a maximum of 10 Beginner lesson covers equipment review,  motion on skis: falling and raising, star turns, diagonal stride, double poling. It also will help you handle hills: straight running … Read More

TUNE-UP- Ski Lesson at PLPP

Greg McKenzie

Eric Berlie – Nationally Certified Nordic Ski Instructor Tune-UP  Lesson 12:45 – 2:45 PM – Pocatera Hut training grids Cost: $25 (payable on the bus ride home). Class size limited to a maximum of 10. This lesson is for people who already know how to cross country ski a bit or even a lot. The idea is to help remind you … Read More

Lake Louise

Eric Leavitt

Bus Coordinator Gary Kerr – gwkerr@mac.com or 403 891 0294 Bus pickup times: Rosemont 8:00 am, Montgomery 8:15 am Bus Fare: $20 plus $7 for park entrance if you don’t have an annual pass. BB: Village      Drop-offs at the village, Great Divide and LL parking Pickups at LL parking (3:00) and the village (3:15). If there is demand … Read More