All Places in ‘Alberta’

  • Scott Duncan Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    Here is the ACC’s description of the Scott Duncan Hut… “This was the final hut to be established on the Wapta Icefield, a very nice addition to the chain of huts which now makes the Wapta Traverse one of the classiest and most comfortable ski traverses in all of North read more

  • Bow Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    ACC give the lowdown on the Bow Hut… “The Bow Hut is fantastically scenic, perfectly situated and is an excellent base for exploring further onto the Wapta Icefields in winter or summer. It is the easiest and most natural route onto the Wapta and gives access to the Peyto Hut read more

  • Rob Ritchie (Balfour) Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    We haven’t checkout out the Balfour Hut yet, but here is the lowdown from the ACC… “The Rob Ritchie Hut, also known as the Balfour Hut, is found on low, rocky hills at the toe of the Vulture Glacier, approximately 28 km northwest of the town of Lake Louise, AB. read more

  • Wates-Gibson Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    We haven’t been to the hut yet, but here’s how the ACC describes it… “Tucked away in a corner of the spectacular Tonquin Valley, this large and well-equipped log cabin is a fantastic destination both summer and winter. There are a number of excellent alpine rock and mixed routes in read more

  • Peter and Catharine Whyte (Peyto) Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    Being the most northerly of the huts on the Wapta Icefield, the Peyto Hut is where a full traverse of the Wapta starts (or finishes). It gives access to the excellent, moderate mountaineering challenges of Peyto and Trapper Peaks, and Mts. Baker, Thompson and Rhondda, all of which are popular read more