• The classic wapta traverse runs roughly north-south across the expanse of the Wapta and Waputik Icefields passing by four ACC huts along the way. This is the traditional route,  starting at Peyto Lake and continuing over the glaciated spine of the Rocky Mountain Divide and finishing at Great Divide Lodge below Sherbrooke Lake. For decades, […]

  • The spectacular Bow Yoho Traverse runs roughly north-east to south-west across the continental divide from Bow Lake to the Yoho Valley, crossing the Wapta, Yoho and Des Poilus icefields on the way. We take away a lot of the hard work and add a lot of fun to this classic Canadian Rockies hut to hut […]

  • ACC Vancouver 7 days backcountry ski week based out of Fairy Meadows alpine cabin in Adamant  Range in North Selkirk mountains. Fly in on Mar 23rd (must overnight in Golden as the flight is in the morning).  Fly out on Mar 30th. Both flights are weather dependent and some flexibility is needed. This hut is […]

  • Our presenter this month Chic Scott needs little introduction. Ski mountaineer, climber, historian, the renowned Chic Scott from Banff, will be presenting on Monday, March 18th, at the Floral Hall, VanDusen Gardens. (PLEASE NOTE MEETING DATE FOR THIS MONTH’S SOCIAL IS DIFFERENT THAN OUR USUAL MONTHLY SOCIAL DATE) Chic Scott has spent a lifetime climbing […]