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Hiking & Outdoor Adventure Resources

Below are a some great resources for any Hiking or Outdoor Adventure:

Hiking / Outdoor Adventure Checklist:

  • Water Bottle
  • ¬†Lunch
  • Hiking Boots
  • Day Pack
  • Sweater or Jacket
  • Raincoat or Poncho
  • Wind Pants
  • Hat and/or Toque
  • Gloves or Mitts
  • First Aid Kit, Moleskin
  • Gaiters
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunblock
  • Toilet Paper
  • Bear Spray / Bear Banger (optional)
  • Maps & Compass (recommended)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Personals (medication, etc)
  • 2 way radio (optional)

Hiking & Outdoor Adventure Reference Guides

Calgary Ski Club recommends the following Hiking Reference Guides:

Walk Calgary's Escarpments & Bluff
David Peyto, 0-9731066-4-6 
Calgary's Best Hikes & Walks
Lori Beattie, 1-894004-73-6
51A6MPlpC1L._SL500_AA240_ The Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, The Hiker's Bible, Seventh EditionBrian Patton, Bart Robinson, 0-919934-90-0
51MHX17F2EL._SL500_AA240_ Don't Waste Your Time in the Canadian RockiesKathy & Craig Copeland, 0-9698016-4-5
61BWXNC5WCL._SL500_AA240_ Where Locals Hike In the Canadian RockiesKathy & Craig Copeland, 0-9689419-8-2
Kane_scr Scrambles in the Canadian RockiesAlan Kane, 0-921102-67-4

 

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