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12th Apr 20

Johnson Creek Ridge & Cell Phone Ridge

It was truly strange how much I was enjoying myself at this point considering...
9th Apr 20

Indian Graves & Willow Creek Ridge

I'm not going to sugarcoat it. If it weren't for Covid-19 and the many...
9th Apr 20

Stimson Creek Hills

I have to admit that this little hike is pretty underwhelming. I wouldn't recommend...
21st Mar 20

Quartzite Peak

Summit Elevation (m): 2865 Elevation Gain (m): 1050 Round Trip Time (hr): 8.5 Total Trip Distance...
15th Mar 20

Dolomite Circuit, The

I was very satisfied to ski this circuit again after 12 years. It was...
11th Mar 20

McLean Hill

As my habit has been over the past few weeks, I found myself driving...
10th Mar 20

Taipiti Ridge & Ranger Hill

I could feel myself losing motivation to ascend Prairie Mountain in 80 kph winds...
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....