Bow-Yoho Traverse and Peak Bagging Trip: 18 April 2018

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)

You bring:

- 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!

Leader(s): 

(info for members only)

Dates: 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 to Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Length: 

One week

ATES: 

  • 3 - Complex

Members only

Yes