Date: Jan 14, 2022 to Feb 05, 2022

Time: All Day

Category: Ski

Vaccination Required: Yes

Trip Co-Leaders: 

Casey Matsuda

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Email: Caseymatsuda@yahoo.com

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John Relyea-Voss

Instagram: @johnrvoss

Facebook: John Relyea-Voss

Email: Jrelyeavoss@gmail.com

Objective: Ski Touring – Ice climbing – Mixed Climing

Routes: TBD – Will change daily based on avalanche and weather conditions

Possible Routes and Route Updates:

  • Hydrophobia WI5
  • Weeping Wall and Pillar WI4
  • Bear Spirit Wi4 – M6/7/8 – Done
  • Grotto Canyon
  • Marble Canyon WI4 – Done
  • Ghost Wilderness
  • Cherry Ice WI3 – Done
  • Deeping Wall WI4 – Done
  • Icy BC WI5- Done
  • Rambles WI3- Done

Max Group Size: Four

Difficulty: Difficulty and objectives will change based on forecasted avi risk and weather. 

Require Experience Ski Touring: Participants must have AST1 and moderate back country touring experience for ski touring trips. Participants must have all required avalanche safety equipment and knowledge of how to use equipment. 

Require Experience Ice Climbing: Participants need crampons, helmet, ice tools as well as lead belay knowledge. 

Possible Trip Locations are in and around Banff and Canmore. Ice climbing trips will vary in difficulty and area. If you are in the area during the listed dates, please feel free to reach out as we would love to include you in our climbing adventures!