Author Archives: Bill Kerr

About Bill Kerr

Weekend climber, scrambler and backcountry skier from Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Ranger Hill Oct 13, 2020

Fun hike in the snow with Kevin, Dave and the dogs. 450 m and 12? km. Pictures

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Ford Knoll Sept 28, 2020

Easy loop with Pam and Toffee. 350m 8 km

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Windy point and Buckle Sept 18, 2020

Trying to avoid smoke. Drove to Abraham lake and did Windy Point and Buckle with Kevin and Roy. 820 m and 7 km. 930 m total. some smoke. long drive. Pics

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Jimmy Simpson Sept 13, 2020

19 km 1140 m in the smoke. More trail than expected. good trip with Kuz Pics

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Prairie Mountain – training Sept 7, 2020

From roadside to top without stopping 1 hr 30 min. Training is hockey and golf once per week, weights, dog walking and hikes.

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Grassi Lakes Aug 26, 2020

Pleasant easy day with Pam and Toffee.

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Divide attempt Aug 19, 2020

Hot day. Lost track in trees and did some bushwack. went up 600+ m but not feeling it so pulled plug at treeline. Pics

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Crowsnest Mountain Scramble July 25, 2020

Crowsnest Mountain – Moderate Scramble. 2875 m Allison Creek Road is a little rough so was glad to have the jeep. Start at 1680 m so about 1200 m gain despite 1100 m in Kane guidebook. My watch 1150 m … Continue reading

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Swany and Iyre Ipan July 16, 2020

25 km 850 m 5:15 hrs Pics

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Glasgow N July 12, 2020

with Kevin K and Wietse. Chased off by rain and buzzing metal about 60 m short of summit. 940 m, 15 km and 6 hours. Rained on us about 4 times.

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