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Leitch Collieries and Frank Slide

Combined, these two hikes are around three kilometers with both of them being interpretive trails, complete with the downfalls thereof, by which I mean the fact that I have yet to find an interpretive trail with the interpretive information intact (or even available). 237 more words


Spades Peak, 30 October 2016

Our trip from Clubs Peak to Spades Peak involved an enjoyable bike ride along an ATV trail that is carved into the western slope of Hastings Ridge.   2,128 more words

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Clubs Peak, 30 October 2016

This trip was all about tidying up loose ends.  With only a morning to spare in the mountains, Jeff and I considered going back to… 1,496 more words

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1 person dead after 3-vehicle crash in southern Alberta: RCMP

Crews are investigating after a fatal collision along Highway 3 around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.

In a news release Tuesday afternoon, RCMP said a pickup truck traveling eastbound collided with a westbound sedan east of Bellevue. 49 more words


End of the Season: More Route Development

Morgan and I managed to get out to the mountains for one last day of bolting before, what looks like, the end of the season for anything but bouldering. 742 more words

Chinook Peak*, 22 August 2016

I should preface this post by acknowledging that I debated whether or not to include ‘(Attempt)’ in the title.  While it’s true that Marc and I were thwarted a mere 22 vertical metres (~187 linear hiking metres) from the reaching the summit, this one ‘feels’ different.   3,239 more words

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