Monthly Archives: June 2008

30 06, 2008

Kaslo Backpacker’s Hostel

2016-10-30T13:11:21+00:00 June 30th, 2008|camping, resources|

by Catherine McCormick Kaslo is a fine place to use as a jumping off point for some good hikes in the West Kootenays. You might even recognize the owners of the Kaslo Backpacker’s Hostel - Sarah and Darren. They both have worked at the hostels at Rampart Creek and Hilda Creek during the past decade. [...]

26 06, 2008

Mount Hector ONE, Steve ZERO

2016-10-30T13:11:21+00:00 June 26th, 2008|trip reports|

by Steve McCartney [Steve didn't send any pictures, and after reading the story you'll understand that his attentions were probably elsewhere. These pictures are from 2004, and show the summit in July and the great view from there.]   We were nearing 10000 feet and 100% focused on avalanche hazards. I mean 110% [...]