This is a 7 day traverse from Bow Lake to Emerald Lake via the classic Bow-Yoho traverse route. The focus will be on skiing as many peaks as weather, conditions and fitness allow.
Apr 18: Night at Bow Hut (Opportunity to summit St. Nick, Mount Olive, Rhondda South or Thompson)
Apr 19-20: Two nights at Guy Hut (Opportunities to summit Mount Collie, Mt Des Poilus, or Yoho Peak)
Apr 21-23: Three nights at Stanley Mitchell Hut (Opportunities to summit The President, Vice President or McArthur Peak)
Exit on the 24th via Iceline/Emerald Lake if conditions permit (or else the road by Takakkaw falls)
- glacier travel knowledge including crevasse rescue
- AST 1 minimum
- great fitness (each day will be a minumim 1000m elevation gain, likely between 1500 and 2000m if you include peak bagging)
- all of your own equipment for skiing and glacier travel
- a sense of humor and a positive attitude!
- 3 - Complex