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August 13, 2003

Door Jamb & Loder Mountain

This was a surprising scramble. It was a lot more fun than I expected it to be. My sister...
July 13, 2003

Nestor, Mount

After a scramble when I think back to it, I only have fragments. I think it might be because...
July 12, 2003

Rae, Mount

Sean and I left Calgary around 8am for a late start up Mt. Rae on a sunny July Saturday...
July 4, 2003

Big Sister (Faith Peak)

I did this one on my own while skipping out on work on a beautiful Friday! There really isn't...
June 13, 2003

Anû Kathâ Îpa (Bald Eagle Peak)

Sean and I did this scramble on a perfect scrambling day. The sun was out for some of the...
June 7, 2003

Atikaki Provincial Park – Aikens Lake 2003

Finally, in 2003 we managed to get our luck together! We planned a full 5 night canoe trip to...
November 30, 2002

Rimwall, The

Hanneke and I always look forward to the days that we get together in the hills. This one was...
November 23, 2002

Lawrence Grassi, Mount

There are no major difficulties on this moderate scramble - there is a good trail up the spine and...
September 14, 2002

Olympic Summit & Mount Allan

Mount Allan is probably one of the closest you can get to a scramble and still call it a...
September 5, 2002

Whaleback Mountain

In order to salvage the day, we hiked along Whaleback Mountain, descending its eastern nose before looping back to...
September 3, 2002

Sparrowhawk, Mount

Mount Sparrowhawk was my first mountain 'nemesis'. It's funny looking back, because now I realize it's only a fairly...
August 15, 2002

Reads Tower

Hanneke, Jeff, Reanne and I did Read's Tower in August 2002. The weather was supposed to be really bad but we...
August 5, 2002

East End of Rundle (EEOR)

East End of Rundle was a fun scramble. We were in a bit of a hurry because once again...
August 2, 2002

Lady MacDonald, Mount

The morning is fresh as I step out of the Beast and start preparing my hiking gear. My heart...
July 15, 2002

Buller Mountain

Buller was a very fun mountain. It isn't scrambled that often and there is no clear trail to the...
November 5, 2001

Grotto Mountain

Grotto Mountain was the mountain that almost didn't happen! Jeff was very tired for this one but I managed...
June 13, 2000

Atikaki Provincial Park – Aikens Lake 2000

This is a journal of our exhilarating trip into the backcountry of Atikaki Wilderness Park in north central Manitoba in June...
September 4, 1999

Indefatigable, Mount

Indefatigable is the first mountain that I scrambled as a lead. Steve and I summitted on our first try...
June 15, 1999

Ha Ling Peak

In the spring of 1999 we went with a group from the office. At the time I thought that...