The Alpine Club of Canada Saskatchewan Section once gain has produced a wall calendar featuring photos taken by our members. Calendar is $15 plus $10 shipping (free pickup or delivery in Saskatoon).
Special MCR Summary and Flood Destruction Update An update on mountain conditions: The simple answer to recreation in the southern Rockies is: don't come here.
The website for the Saskatchewan Section has been updated and redesigned. The website and blog are now integrated, The Prairie Pitch Express is now found at accsask.ca and all previous blog posts are still there and have been included in the website. The website is also designed to look great on tablets and smartphones so [...]
It's been a few years, but the Saskatchewan Section is about to undergo some changes to it's "web presence". As of June 1st, our website is being hosted on a different server, one powered by 100% green power. We have decided that it's probably a good time to do a website makeover. We're trying out [...]
The Saskatchewan Section now has the start of photo albums on the Web set up on Picasa. The first album is pictures from the Beginner's Rock weekend way last May. Check out the scenes at: http://picasaweb.google.ca/accsask
PHOTO: Sir Edmund Hillary's casket leaves his funeral service in New Zealand. Photo courtesy of Mark Watson/New Zealand Alpine Club. A goofy but heartfelt tribute to the late Everest pioneer has been recorded by the New Zealand singer/songwriters Jody Lloyd and Tim Kelleher. Keying off the Hillary portrait on New Zealand's five-dollar note, the chorus [...]
With the speed of communication these days, it seemed well past appropriate time to try blogs as a means of publishing trip reports and other news of the Saskatchewan Section of the Alpine Club of Canada. Our members are often off having fun in the outdoors: rock and ice climbing, backcountry skiing, adventure racing, hiking, [...]