Crowchild Tr NW, 53rd St exit, West end of CTrain station parking lot
Location: Bragg Creek area. Hwy 66 (elbow falls trail). Turn north onto canyon creek road and drive 650 m to Ings mine parking lot.
Time at Dalhousie: 9:00 am
Difficulty: Bike: easy for cyclists (Mountain bike). Hike: Moderate: Short distance but steep scree.
Distance: Aprox. 10 km by bike (round trip), Aprox. 2 km on foot: steep hillside of shale and rubble.
Elevation gain: 275 m.
Hiking book: Kananaskis country trail guide. Vol 2. trip 18.
Time required: 4-5 hours on trail plus driving time (2h).
Trip Waiver and memebership fee/cost : You must sign a trip waiver to attend to this event. The organizer will bring the waivers to the meeting venue to be signed. If you are not a “paid” 2013 member. you will have to pay online $20 for yearly memebership.
Cost: Members free. Yearly membership fee $20 or $5 for the day. Gas contributions for drivers are expected by all the participants and it will be confirmed and agreed with your carpool driver.
Dogs: NOT permitted
Note 1: The organizer will be giving priority to members who can transport their own bikes and bikes for others. The pace will be moderate.
Note 2: We will do a short exploration to the cave; a few meter in until it safe and comfortable walking. This is NOT a caving trip. Expect cold and wet conditions inside the cave, so bring proper waterproof and warm cloths.
Note 3: If I do not know you, please let me know your experience biking and hiking. I need to make sure all the group is in a similar level.
My phone number is :[masked]
• Mountain bike
• Helmet: Mandatory
• Repair kit (spare tube, patch kit, tire levers, pump or CO2 inflators, repair tools/multi tools)
• Biking gloves
• Hiking shoes.
• Dress in layers: fleece, waterproof jacket. NO Cotton, NO jeans.
• At least 2 L of water
• Snacks / high energy food
• Hiking poles
• Bear spray
Act now and get 50% off.
Until February 1.