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Iron Springs Loop at WBC

The Iron Springs loop is my favourite cross-country ski trail at West Bragg Creek. Lots of ups and down and twists and turns to keep it fun and interesting.

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Rummel Lake Ski

Rummel Lake is a classic Kananaskis ski tour. Low avalanche danger makes it the ideal location all winter long.

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Gypsum Ridge – Mellow & Steep

Gypsum Ridge is an excellent ski for those tricky high avalanche hazard days. A great day out with steep turns through tight trees.

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Banff Backpack – Shadow Lake to Vista Lake

Day Three of my Banff backpack is from Shadow Lake, past Gibbon Pass, Twin Lakes and Arnica Lake. I finally end at Vista Lake and then finish on Highway 93 south.

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Banff Backpack – Egypt Lake to Shadow Lake

Day Two of my Banff backpack is from Egypt Lake to Shadow Lake, with a trip up Pharaoh Peak for some amazing views.

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Banff Backpack – Sunshine to Egypt Lake

Day One of my Banff backpack is from Sunshine Village to Egypt Lake.

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Windtower

Wind Tower is a deceptively accessible hike to an amazing summit view. Be prepared for gale force winds, even on hot days.

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