Purple Bowl – Dec 16/2011

    Leisurely AT trip into Purple bowl –  beside Lake Louise with Clayton.  See Chic’s Ski Trails Book – Skied up to above Temple lodge(45 min).  Took Skoki summer trail which is 70m uphill from winter XC ski trail.  Follow trail for .4 km then took a cutline which goes up to right off the […]

Chester Lake Ski Dec 2011

  Quick tele ski with Wietse into Chester. Went early to avoid crowds and to be back early. Lots of people – skiers, snowshoers, dogs and even hikers! (30 +).  Don’t understand how the snowshoe couples miss the snowshoe uptrack(sign) and the ski up track(sign) and end up in the middle of the ski down trail!  Both […]

Kidd Lookout Oct/2011

Aaron on Kidd Lookout, Kananaskis – Wedge in background     Short hike/scramble in Oct.  Windy. Pictures here Kidd Lookout   Full screen slide is best.