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Sparrowhawk Tarns Hike - CANCELLED

Sparrowhawk Tarns

Description:  The trail starts at Sparrowhawk day use area.  This is an in and out trail and it is moderately challenging.  At the end of the trail we may experience marmots getting ready for winter.  We will stop at the end of the trail to have lunch and enjoy the views before heading down.


•  Events are subject to cancellation or change on short notice due to changes in government   


•  Carpooling:  Use your own discretion and what you are comfortable with.

•  No food / snack sharing.

•  Bring your own wipes and hand sanitizer and a mask.

•  Social distancing and any other rules set out by authorities must be followed. Please respect


•  Washrooms may not be available - please be prepared to pack out what you bring in, such as

   Toilet paper, etc.

•  Please make yourself aware of the risks in participating in this sort of event and decide


•  Don`t forget the usual items; bear spray, proper clothing, water, food, equipment and first aid kit.

•  Trip participants are asked to provide their cell contact information and emergency contact

    information to the trip coordinator, prior to, due to the 'meet at trail head' requirement.

•  Please do not sign up if you are experiencing any flu like, cold, or Covid19 symptoms.


Hiking Distance:  11.6 Kilometers Return / 5 Hours

Elevation Gain:    696 Meters

Travel Distance:  125 Kilometers One Way / 1 Hour and 30 Minutes

Difficulty Level:    Moderately Challenging


Rendezvous Point:  North Edworthy Park, northeast corner.  Please arrive 15 minutes before so a vehicle convey can be arranged, as we will be leaving at 8:00 a.m. sharp.  

Event Coordinator:  For inquiries, please contact the event coordinator Poul at (403) 880-8168 or by email  On the day of the event, call or text me at (403) 880-8168 if your plans have changed.


Please Note:  Pets Will Not Be Allowed.

Please ensure you have purchased your Kananaskis Conservation Pass.

Saturday, August 13, 2022, 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Edworthy Park, North Parking Lot
Map to Edworthy
Shaganappi & Montgomery View NW
Calgary, AB  

Additional Info:
Event Host(s):
Poul Overgaard
Trip Coordinator
Registration is required before Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 12:00 AM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Cancellation Policy:
Paid Events
Paid events involve third-party vendors like hotels, airlines, or tour operators. Most have no refunds or cancellations after specified dates. Contact your event host and as soon as possible if you cannot attend. We will refund your money, less a $25.00 fee, if the Event is full and we can arrange for someone to take your spot, or if there is no cost to the Club. Please arrange cancellation and trip interruption insurance to protect yourself.
Free Events
If you register and cannot attend, please cancel your registration as soon as possible. Doing so ensures we are not waiting for you and allows others to sign up for the event. Please email the event host if you missed the cancellation cut-off date and cannot cancel online.
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