This is a 3 to 4 day hut to hut traverse near Nelson B.C. Each cabin is a COZY 6 person hut with a wood stove coleman cookstove and lantern.
The mountains of the Bonnington range are mainly treed and more subdued than our rockies. That said the trip is rated as complex. It is 45km long with a total elevation gain of 2500m and a loss of 2800m. There is some exposed ridge traveling and boot packing on the last day.
The cost of this trip will depend on numbers $60 to $90 for 4 to 6 people. The huts will be $40 to $60 for the 4 nights and the Motel at Salmo is $20 to $30. Carpool costs and food extra.
If you are interested in this trip please go on the wait list and you will be contacted. Experience, fitness and a liking for dogs will all be assets.
Essential gear for this trip is touring skis either telemark or AT, avi gear and a minimum of CSMC,s AS I. You do not have to have this at sign up but must be willing to go on a trip and aquire it,