July 13-18, 2014 Eight motivated ladies joined Sharon Wood and I for the annual Women’s Introduction to Mountaineering. The forecast was looking good and very hot so it was a perfect week to spend in the high mountains learning the ropes. We wasted little time getting to the hut with a better than average group […]
The Summer Climbing and Mountaineering Semester for 2014 finished last night with a celebratory dinner. Our fearless group of 6 had an awesome 4 weeks of adventures culminating in 6 days in the Bugaboos. They travelled from the Front Ranges of the Canadian Rockies, to the Bow Valley, the Columbia Icefields and into the ‘Bugs’. Check […]
Saturday saw our first ascent of Mt Aberdeen for the season. It was a successful trip with broken skies and good travel in the alpine. The group finished the day with a fun glissade down Suprise Pass back to Lake Louise.