Date: Feb 16, 2018 to Feb 18, 2018

Time: All Day

Category: Ski


  • Co-leaders Christine Fordham & Scott Collins. If interested contact Tel: 250-743-4472 (SC).

Here is the trip plan:

  • Stay at Mt Cain Cypress Cabin for the nights of Feb. 16-17. Potluck dinner on Feb. 17. Afternoon-evening ski possible on Feb. 16. Return home Feb. 18.
  • Ski off the lifts on Saturday, Sunday with a tour into the West Bowl meadows on Sunday morning for those interested.
  • Those interested in backcountry skiing should have AST1, digital transceiver, probe, shovel, and proficiency in use thereof. Avalanche gear is available for rent from either Mike Hubbard ( or Clarke Gourlay.
  • Arrange for carpooling from points down island (chains and good clearance required for the Mt Cain access road – especially after a huge dump!)
  • Cost is $71.10 per person, payable by e-Interac or personal cheque to Scott Collins (
  • Limit 10 participants.