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Fairview Mtn. -T3 Intermediate

 Saddleback/Fairview Mountain – T3 – Intermediate Hike

 

Round Trip- 10.6km

Elevation gain -1014m

 

You  will see Lake Louise from a startling perspective! Looking down from 1000m above. This is a steep hike  to a great view. We will be taking this at a Slow and Steady pace but A WORD OF CAUTION “this is not a beginner hike”  or a “ first hike of the year”.

We are going for the day – it is a long drive there and back but I am not rushing the hike. This much effort deserves time to enjoy the view. If you have somewhere to be DO NOT PUT YOUR NAME ON THIS HIKE.  –Thank-you  

Needed for this hike:

 Good hiking boots or shoes( no runners or flip flops)

Water ( at least 2 L)

Snacks/Lunch

Suggested Gas portion per person $25 Plus park entrance $5 to your driver. (this is in cash only)

 

Recommended:

 

Hiking poles

No cotton clothing (synthetic clothes and in layers is best)

Hat

Sunscreen

Insect repellant

Rain gear is always good to have in your pack

Camera

 Trail head:

 

Lower parking Lot at lake Louise next to the canoe-rental building (northeast end of Lake Louise)

WAIVERS: Your written consent is required for attending this event. You will be asked to provide the name and phone number of an emergency contact.  I will bring the group waiver form to the Calgary Meetup location.

Your Hosts are volunteers and not trained guides. All participants are responsible for assessing the current road conditions, current weather conditions, your current physical condition, current trail conditions and current avalanche conditions for the trip and you are responsible for your safety and well-being. You are fully prepared with proper gear and you're physically fit to do this hike with the group.

Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning. Your participation is at the discretion of your Event Host.

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  • Christina

    Great hike! Perfect day for it too :)

    July 9, 2013

  • Jesse D.

    Excellent!

    July 8, 2013

  • Candice B.

    Fantastic Hike. Great Views and the weather was perfect. Met a lot of new people I hope to hike with again and got to see some old friends.

    1 · July 7, 2013

    • Imad B.

      Thanks for arranging this hike Candice. As usual, you and Karen were awesome. And so was the gang too.

      July 8, 2013

  • Atash

    Excellent hike!! Thanks C & K for organizing the hike. Thanks Everyone for the company.

    July 7, 2013

  • Christina

    Hey! Does anyone have an extra seat in their car that I could take?

    July 6, 2013

    • Atash

      I will be driving from south if anyone needs ride

      July 6, 2013

    • Christina

      Great! I can hop in at Shouldice if that's cool.

      July 6, 2013

  • Phuong H.

    Hi Jesse, I live down town too and also need a ride if that is possible, can I get I ride with you and Natalie from down town? I'll send a text message to your number below just in case you don't read this message. Many thanks. Phuong

    July 6, 2013

  • Phuong H.

    Hi Jesse,

    July 6, 2013

  • Phuong H.

    Hi Jesse,

    July 6, 2013

  • Pearl T.

    Carpooling with Raymond.

    July 6, 2013

  • Natalia

    I live in Mission. Anybody passing through this area or downtown?

    July 6, 2013

    • Jesse D.

      Natalia, I live on Memorial near the peace bridge. If you need a ride I can pick you up somewhere in downtown. Let me know. [masked]-8886. I will be leaving my place around 6:30.

      July 6, 2013

  • Maggie l.

    I would like to ride with someone if that is possible . But I do have a SUV . I look forward to meet everyone tomorrow .

    July 6, 2013

    • Jesse D.

      Maggie, I can give you a ride, no problem. See you at the Shouldice Park.

      July 6, 2013

  • Natalia

    Any waiting list? :) I was deciding between this one and Cox Hill and by the time I decided the spots were gone.

    1 · July 5, 2013

    • Candice B.

      No waitlists for this hike please just check back to see if there is an opening.

      July 5, 2013

  • Jesse D.

    I can drive and take 3

    July 5, 2013

  • Joni

    i have a park pass, car for rides if needed

    1 · July 5, 2013

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