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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures —

Located in Canmore, Alberta at the Banff National Park gates, we are a premier provider of mountaineering, ice climbing, rock climbing, backcountry skiing, avalanche training and trekking experiences in the Canadian Rockies. For over 30 years, we have hosted clients from Canada and all over the world. As one of Canada’s best mountain schools and mountain guide companies, we run trips, programs and courses from beginner to expert level. We have some of the top mountain guides in Canada and consider the mountains of British Columbia and Alberta to be our home, classroom and playground. Come join us in the Canadian Rockies.



Avalanche Course for Ice Climbers
Yam Guide Pat Delaney has developed a high impact AST 1 course specifically for ice climbers

Welcome Chhering Dorjee Sherpa
Yamnuska Welcomes Chhering Dorjee Sherpa to Canada as he develops his ski guiding skills

Ice Climbing in Avalanche Terrain
Using companion rescue equipment while ice climbing is becoming more accepted - and so it should be.


Multipitch Ice Climbing with Yamnuska
A long time client of Yamnuska recently went out for a day of ice climbing with us. Here's what he had to say...

Changing Conditions in the Mountains
The interesting thing about the mountains is the continual changing of conditions. We aren’t having a boring winter by any stretch of the imagination.

Early Winter Season Report
It’s been a busy start to the winter here at Yamnuska with lots of programs on the go.


Patagonia’s Mixed Guide Hoody Review
Yamnuska reviews Patagonia's Mixed Guide Hoody

Mountain Hardware Trango 4 Tent
Our 2011 spring semester students are the guinea pigs for our newest addition in the gear room – Mountain Hardware Trango 4 tents.

Scarpa Omega Boot
What does Yamnuska need from a mountain boot? Comfort, warmth, durability and reliability are the top ranking requirements.

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