*Cancelled*-Porcupine Ridge – B1 level hike

Barb Brunton

*****Trip cancelled due to concerns with weather and road conditions***** This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at Wasootch parking lot at 9:15am (approx. 1hr drive from Montgomery); be ready to start hiking at 9:30. 10 Km return, 700 m elevation gain (extra distance as we will be walking from Wasootch Day Use parking rather … Read More

Merlin View (West Bragg Creek) – B2 level hike

Erlinda Howard

This event is for B2 level hikers.  Limit of 20 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 or mud on trails, so icers may be useful. Could be cold, so dress in layers. Approximately 13km 360m climb In … Read More

*CANCELLED* Kananaskis Village – C+/C level hike

Art Johnston

****Cancelled due to concern with weather, road and trail condition**** This event is for C+ and C level hikers.  Limit of 15 participants. Meet at in Visitor area near the post office in Kananaskis Village (approx. 1 hour drive from Montgomery) at 9:45am, ready to start hiking at 10:00. We will do various trails in the vicinity of the Village, … Read More

Nihahi Ridge – changed to Powerface Ridge – A level hike

Greg McKenzie

This event is for A level hikers.  Participants to drive themselves to the trailhead at the junction of Hwy 66 and Powderface Trail (end of pavement on Hwy 66).  Park on the shoulder of Hwy 66 immediately before the pavement ends. If this parking area is full, a parking lot is available 200m towards the Little Elbow Recreational area on … Read More

Sulphur Mountain Traverse (short car shuttle) – B1 level hike

Jill Johnston

This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at Cave and Basin parking lot in Banff at 9am; carpools will be arranged to go to the trailhead at Upper Hot Springs to start the hike. Approx. 10 minute drive – bring a face mask as you will need to share a ride as it is a … Read More

Mesa Butte – B2 level hike

Erlinda Howard

This event is for B2 level hikers.  Limit of 20 participants. Meet at trailhead, at 9:45 am (approx. 1hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 10:00. Driving directions: From Hwy #22 turn west (right) onto Hwy 549 at the Millarville turnoff. Go all the way to the end of the pavement, then go about 3 km on the … Read More

Upper Troll Falls (new trail) – C+/C level hike

Art Johnston

This event is for C+ and C level hikers.  Limit of 15 participants. Meet at Ribbon Creek parking lot in Kananaskis Village area (approx. 1 hour drive from Montgomery) at 9:45am, ready to start hiking at 10:00. The new trail to Upper Troll Falls has opened. What was a bush-whack has now been modified. There are handrails and steps in … Read More

High Noon Hills – B2 level hike

Bernard Nemeth

This event is for B2 level hikers.  Limit of 20 participants. Meet at Sheep Station parking, along Sheep River Trail SR 546 west of Turner Valley at 9:45 am (approx. 1hr 10min drive from Montgomery). Outhouse in parking lot. Trailhead is about 1km east of Sheep Station parking area, but has limited roadside parking, so be prepared with masks to carpool the short drive … Read More

Emerald Lake – C level Hike

Colin Johnston

This event is for C level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. 2 hr and 35 min drive from Montgomery.  Be there by 10:45 for an 11:00 AM start time.   Biffies at Field Visitor Centre or at the trailhead. Four hours hiking time. This may be the last chance to enjoy Fall colours. In registering for this outing, I agree to … Read More

Grizzly Col – B1 level hike Copy

Mike Gervais

This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at Highwood Pass parking, on Hwy 40 at 9:15 am (approx. 1.5 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 9:30am. Pit toilets at trail head. Approx. 8km, 520m climb – quite steep sections. In registering for this outing, I agree to abide by the Evergreen … Read More

Grizzly Col – B1 level hike

Mike Gervais

This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at Highwood Pass parking, on Hwy 40 at 9:15 am (approx. 1.5 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 9:30am. Pit toilets at trail head. Approx. 8km, 520m climb – quite steep sections. In registering for this outing, I agree to abide by the Evergreen … Read More

Moose Mountain – A level hike

Keith Bagnall

This event is for A level hikers.  Limit of 12 participants. Meet at Moose Mountain Road parking, on Moose Mtn Fire Road (Fire Road starts 0.7 km west of Paddy’s Flats) at 9:15 am (approx. 1hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 9:30am. 14km return, 670m In registering for this outing, I agree to abide by the … Read More

C-Level Cirque Upper Viewpoint – B1 level hike

Jane Fraser

This event is for B1 level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at Upper Bankhead parking, along Lake Minnewanka road in Banff at 9:15 am (approx. 1.25 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 9:30am. Pit toilets at trail head. Approx. 12km return, 700m climb – quite steep sections at the higher elevation.  Some may wish to … Read More

Cory Pass Mt Edith Circuit – A level hike

Andrea Zahn

This event is for A level hikers.  Limit of 12 participants. Rated as a long and strenuous hike with steep climbs and descents, scree and challenging scrambles. Spectacular views include the pinnacles of Gargoyle Valley, the towering face of Mt Louis and the vista of Forty Mile Valley. 14km return, 1168metres, 7-8hr duration.An early start, we’ll meet at 8:30 am … Read More

Burstall Pass – B2 level hike

Erlinda Howard

This event is for B2 level hikers.  Limit of 20 participants. Meet at Burstall parking, on Smith-Dorrien trail at 9:45 am (approx. 1.75 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 10:00am. Pit toilets at trail head. NOTE: if parking lot is full, you can park across the road in the Chester parking lot. Will hike to the … Read More

Upper Kananaskis Lake – C level hike

Colin Johnston

This event is for C+ and C level hikers.  Limit of 10 participants. Meet at north end of North Interlakes Day Use area (at end of Kananaskis Lakes road) at 10:00 am (approx. 1.75 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 10:15am. Pit toilets at trail head. Will hike the Upper Kananaskis Lake north shore to the Falls, … Read More

** BUS TRIP ** #1 Moraine Lake Sept. 24, 2020

Due to popularity of this destination, a second bus is being added, so we an have a maximum of 60 people between the 2 buses. Bus Fare $30, plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass. Bus departing from Montgomery only at 8:00 AM Limit of 30 people – priority will be given to Evergreens Members over guests. BB: Lake … Read More

Green Mountain – A level car-trip hike

Keith Bagnall

This event is for A level hikers.  Limit of 12 participants. Meet at Indian Oils parking (14km past winter gate on Sheep River Trail SR 546 west of Turner Valley) at 9:15 am (approx. 1.5 hr drive from Montgomery) in time to start hiking at 9:30am. Pit toilets at trail head. Approx. 15km, 600 m climb. Some route-finding and bushwhacking … Read More

** BUS TRIP ** #2 Moraine Lake Sept. 24, 2020

Due to popularity of this destination, a second bus is being added, so we an have a maximum of 60 people between the 2 buses. Bus Fare $30, plus $7 if you don’t have a Park Pass. Bus departing from Montgomery only at 8:00 AM Limit of 30 people – priority will be given to Evergreens Members over guests. BB: Lake … Read More

Little Elbow Trail – C+/C level hike

Art Johnston

This event is for C and C+ level hikers.  Limit of 25 participants. Art will lead one group. Lucia will lead another. A third group will also be formed with leader to be determined. Participants to drive themselves to Little Elbow Recreation Area by 9:45 (approx. 1 hour drive from Montgomery). This is past the west end of Hwy 66 … Read More