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Kananaskis Snowshoe Trails: Walk On Water (Or Frozen H2O)

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We’ve become spoiled living and skiing in the Rocky Mountains. If there isn’t any fresh snow, it’s sometimes hard to get excited about cruising groomers all day.  When this is the case, and the sun is shining, the wind’s barely blowing and the weather is warm enough for only one pair of long-johns (just kidding, …

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Goat Creek Trail: A Gentle Ski Through The Woods (If You Can Do A Pizza)

Seeing as spring is right upon us, I thought I’d post about cross-country skiing from Canmore to Banff on Goat Creek Trail while the last bit of winter remains in the mountains. I myself am a beginner to cross-country skiing, only having tried the classic style a few times before attempting to ski the trail. …

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Trip & Trail Reviews

Trip Review

Knowing that most of the good trails are passed on from one hiker to another, so through this blog I’ll post trip and trail reviews.  Growing up in the Rocky Mountains has allowed me to experience a wide range of day hikes and overnight hikes. Favorite hikes completed: West Coast Trail, BC, Canada Mt. Assiniboine, …

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Ha Ling Peak: First Summit Of The Season

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This past weekend, Easter weekend, was gifted with beautiful weather! Blue skies with a periodic fluffy white cloud and spring temperatures was enough to tempt us to make our first summit of the season. Ha Ling, being frequented all year round by Canmore and Bow Valley locals, was thought to be our best bet for …

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