Monthly Archives: February 2010

16 02, 2010

Ice Climbing Adventures – Choppers Weekend Jan 2010

2016-10-30T13:11:19+00:00 February 16th, 2010|climbing, trip reports|

Ice Climbing Adventures by Robin Silver When I was first asked by my friend Drew to go on the ice climbing trip I immediately had two thoughts... 1. There is no such thing as ice climbing, it’s just a fancy way to ask me to help him clear snow from his roof 2. You should [...]

11 02, 2010

Introduction to Backcountry Skiing

2016-10-30T13:11:19+00:00 February 11th, 2010|activities, skiing, trip reports|

by Don Chodzicki On Feb 4 to 7, 2010, ten ACC SK members took part in the first Introduction to Backcountry Skiing trip offered by the section. Day 0 was primarily a travel day from Saskatchewan to Canmore with minor diversions to pick up alpine touring skis and avalanche safety equipment. Three members were the [...]

9 02, 2010

Film Festival – Another Successful Evening

2016-10-30T13:11:19+00:00 February 9th, 2010|activities, film festival|

The Banff Mountain Film Festival's World Tour had another successful evening on it's stop in Saskatoon on January 18th. The final results aren't completed yet, but it appears there were close to 800 people in attendance, some even spilling over to the upper balconies.Comments indicate that attendees enjoyed the videos on the evening's lineup as [...]