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Hike To Pasque Mountain
Let's hike to Pasque Mountain, located at the far south end of Kananaskis Country. Outstanding views are promised with the thoughts of creating more trips (such as the "horseshoe") for the future.
Trail Distance: 15.4 km return
Elevation Gain: 729 metres (height loss 21 metres)
Difficulty Level: strenuous - some steep sections
Safety Precautions: the trail is a normal hiking trail. As the mountain is a summit, caution is required when dealing with weather, with the possibility of lightning strikes.
Event Trailhead: Wilkinson Creek crossing, 22 km south of Highwood Junction.
Driving Distance: 150 km one way The Calgary Ski Club suggests a compensation of $0.06 cents per kilometer both ways for the driver(s) of the carpools.
Duration of hike: Five Hours
Meeting Time and Place: Please arrive no later than 7:15 a.m., Heritage Park's Exterior Parking lot (an unpaved lot under the big "H").
RSVP Deadline: Friday, Aug 16, at 8:00 pm.
What to Bring: Please see the standard Day Trips Checklist under Resources https://calgaryskiclub.org/resources/cross-country/ on the Club website.
Notice of Cancellation: The trip leader will contact registered participants by phone or email if the trip is cancelled or postponed. Registrants are asked to change their RSVP if they have a change of plan.
Guest Policy: Guests are welcome to 'try us out' on a couple of events. Please complete a Guest Waiver ( https://calgaryskiclub.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Calgary-Ski-Club-Informed-Consent-and-Assumption-of-Risk-Agreement-.pdf ) and bring it with you.
Contact: Bob Wilson, (403) 228-9057, or (cell) (403) 808-8470
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 7:30 AM until 6:30 PM
1900 Heritage Drive SW