Cocktails on the Castle

Cocktails on the Castle

  Trips can often descend into arguments and petty finger pointing.  So it was refreshing that this years Cockails on the Castle started with the finger pointing.  After driving down a dirt road that seemed to go on forever we finally emerged at a...
Overland Track

Overland Track

 [Full Gallery] The Overland track, it turns out is a great track to do on your own.  Huts at the end of each day as well a constant stream of people passing you in case anything goes wrong. You are never really completely isolated, its kind of like a hikers highway....
Kosciuszko National Park Hut’s

Kosciuszko National Park Hut’s

It’s been a while since I’ve been able to get out for a night.  Last weekend I joined some members of the mountaineering club of the Australian National University who were heading out to Kosciuszko National Park.  It was wet for the most part which was a...
Mt Assiniboine

Mt Assiniboine

Mt Assiniboine is a great example of what sits in your back yard when you live in Banff.  It is located between a local ski resort and Canmore.  In summer months you are even able to walk to the mountain from the ski resort.  This was not an option with the recent...