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20th Jan 20

Wilderness Canoe Tripping – Tips, Tricks & Gear

I have done more than a few wilderness canoe (and hiking) trips over the...
30th Dec 19

Helena Ridge East

Summit Elevation (m): 2560 Latest Trip Date: Monday, December 30, 2019 Elevation Gain (m):...
25th Dec 19

2019 Reflections on Explor8ion

I would like to take a moment to to wish all my friends and...
23rd Dec 19

Sunshine Landing (GR882573)

This is a highly recommended option for a safe training day when other objectives...
16th Nov 19

Mustang Hills, The

Since I now live in SW Calgary and am essentially neighbors with Wietse, we...
11th Nov 19

Sibbald Five, The

An easy ramble along a number of front range foothills with some surprising views...
31st Oct 19

Praise for the Weekend Warrior!

Kudos to the MANY weekend warrior hacks like myself who may not exude much...
20th Oct 19

Wind Ridge

With snow blanketing the Rockies pretty early in the Fall of 2019, it's been...
6th Oct 19

Skoki Lakes (Packers Pass Peak)

I knew I was overdoing it when making plans for Sunday October 6th 2019....
24th Sep 19

Stenton & Carrot Peak

As I tossed and turned in the pitch black night, I found myself wondering...
23rd Sep 19

Sunshine Meadows (Rock Isle Lake)

Trip Date: Monday, September 23 2019 Round Trip Time (hr): 4.5 Total Elevation Gain (m):...
22nd Sep 19

Scarab Peak

An unbelievable smorgasbord of bubbling brooks, golden larches, high passes, rushing streams, waterfalls, glistening...
21st Sep 19

Lillian, Mount

A quick, fun, moderate scramble up Mount Lillian over Buller Pass in Kananaskis Country...
15th Sep 19

Ostracized Peak & Sentry Mountain

After spending just under 4 hours to the summit of Phillipps Peak earlier in...
15th Sep 19

Phillipps Peak

I highly enjoyed and highly recommend Phillipps Peak for scramblers looking for a short...
7th Sep 19

Pulsatilla Mountain

A long awaited journey to the summit of the highest peak in the huge...