Description: A semi-urban hike with lots of splendid views (of distant snow-covered mountains, the Bow valley) as we follow another section of the Bow River. There’s paved and gravel path, multiple opportunities for working on aerobic fitness with hill climbs and a further culinary option, the Half Hitch Brew Pub, for lunch.
Notice of Cancellation: The trip leader will contact registered participants by phone or email if the trip is cancelled or postponed. Registrants are asked to change their RSVP if they have a change of plan.
Event Location/Destination: Cochrane (https://goo.gl/maps/fQgJ6GGFDUQ2), AB
Driving Distance: 26 km one-way ($5 carpool fee suggested)
What to bring: See the appropriate standard Day Trips checklist on the Club website under Resources/ but do bring traction aids because parts of the route could be icy.
Event Difficulty Level: Easy-Moderate (15 km, steep sections, relaxed pace)
Guest policy: Guests are welcome to 'try us out' on a couple of events. Do fill out a Guest Waiver (http://calgaryskiclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Calgary-Ski-Club-Informed-Consent-and-Assumption-of-Risk-Agreement-.pdf) & bring it to the trip leader each time.