With Highway 40 now open, let's scramble up to the summit of Mist Mountain and then enjoy a nice break at/in the natural Hot Springs (really, just warm) on the way back down.
Elevation Gain: ~900M
Difficulty: S5 If unsure what this means, please familiarize yourself.
Required gear: Sturdy waterproof hiking boots/shoes, layered clothing with a waterproof shell, rock helmet, headlamp(s) with extra batteries, microspikes, personal first aid kit, food and water.
Recommended gear: Hiking poles, Gaiters, Camera, Light towel, bathing suit/shorts!
Please bring cash for car-pool drivers. Gas for this location is $20 each.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me,[masked]
Real-time tracking while we're out, feel free to share with emergency contacts. Be aware this is not always 100% and authorities shouldn't be called because it misses a few updates.
Waivers: As per the policy for waivers; I will bring the group waiver form with me to both the Calgary Meetup location and the trailhead. You must sign it before you will be allowed to go on this hike. You will also be asked to provide the name and phone number of an emergency contact. You are fully aware that organizers are not professional guides and you assume all responsibility 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.