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April 12, 2020

Johnson Creek Ridge & Cell Phone Ridge

It was truly strange how much I was enjoying myself at this point considering...
April 9, 2020

Indian Graves & Willow Creek Ridge

I'm not going to sugarcoat it. If it weren't for Covid-19 and the many...
April 9, 2020

Stimson Creek Hills

I have to admit that this little hike is pretty underwhelming. I wouldn't recommend...
March 21, 2020

Quartzite Peak

Summit Elevation (m): 2865 Elevation Gain (m): 1050 Round Trip Time (hr): 8.5 Total Trip Distance...
March 15, 2020

Dolomite Circuit, The

I was very satisfied to ski this circuit again after 12 years. It was...
March 11, 2020

McLean Hill

As my habit has been over the past few weeks, I found myself driving...
March 10, 2020

Taipiti Ridge & Ranger Hill

I could feel myself losing motivation to ascend Prairie Mountain in 80 kph winds...
January 20, 2020

Wilderness Canoe Tripping – Tips, Tricks & Gear

I have done more than a few wilderness canoe (and hiking) trips over the...
December 30, 2019

Helena Ridge East

Summit Elevation (m): 2560 Latest Trip Date: Monday, December 30, 2019 Elevation Gain (m):...
December 25, 2019

2019 Reflections on Explor8ion

I would like to take a moment to to wish all my friends and...
December 23, 2019

Sunshine Landing (GR882573)

This is a highly recommended option for a safe training day when other objectives...
November 16, 2019

Mustang Hills, The

Since I now live in SW Calgary and am essentially neighbors with Wietse, we...
November 11, 2019

Sibbald Five, The

An easy ramble along a number of front range foothills with some surprising views...
October 31, 2019

Praise for the Weekend Warrior!

Kudos to the MANY weekend warrior hacks like myself who may not exude much...
October 20, 2019

Wind Ridge

With snow blanketing the Rockies pretty early in the Fall of 2019, it's been...
October 6, 2019

Skoki Lakes (Packers Pass Peak)

I knew I was overdoing it when making plans for Sunday October 6th 2019....