All Places in ‘Alpine Club of Canada’

Mountain huts operated by the Alpine Club of Canada.

  • Elk Lakes Cabin

    Operation: Mountain Club

    The Elk Lakes Cabin in the winter is a cozy and warm base for ski touring and ice climbing adventures. Ski tourers ofter refer to Elk Lakes as a lesser-known Lake O’Hara, with outstanding terrain and fluffy BC powder. Fat, pure-ice routes and skinny, modern mixed climbs abound in the Read more [...]

  • Elizabeth Parker Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    In the winter, the ski touring is as beautiful as the summer hiking. The scenery is stunning and as the approach trail follows the summer road, access is straightforward. Wood stoves in both the main cabin and the Wiwaxy Cabin keep things cozy for large or small groups. Note: High Read more [...]

  • Bill Putnam (Fairy Meadows) Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    A deluxe 2-story chalet in the Adament Range, Selkirk Mountains, built and operated by the Alpine Club of Canada. Ideally located for intermediate to expert ski touring and granite mountaineering. This place is pretty cool, well worth checking out. The hut was built by the ACC in 1965, spearheaded by William Read more [...]

  • Kokanee Glacier Cabin

    Operation: Mountain Club

    A large, luxurious, all-season chalet on Kaslo Lake above Nelson BC, with tonnes to do in both summer and winter. It’s crazy popular, so for winter bookings you need to put your name in a lottery 6 weeks in advance and hope for the best. Location General: In Kokanee Glacier Provincial Read more [...]

  • Stanley Mitchell Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    Surrounding by spectacular peaks in Little Yoho Valley, the Stanley Mitchell Hut is a popular ski touring hut on the famous Wapta Traverse. Location General: In the Little Yoho Valley, Yoho National Park, BC Map and Grid Reference: Map 82N/10. Grid Ref 303801 Hut Elevation: 2,060 m (6,825 ft) Rates Open: Open all year Read more [...]

  • Wendy Thompson Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    The Wendy Thompson Hut is a basic ski touring hut in the Marriot Basin area off the Duffey Lake Road just north or Whistler and Pemberton, in honour of Wendy Thompson, a keen local hiker who was killed on a BCAS Infant Transport flight enroute to the Queen Charlottes in 1995.  Read more [...]

  • Jim Haberl Hut

    Operation: Mountain Club

    A mountaineer’s dream hut, perched high up in the Tantalus Range above Squamish, BC. Steep peeks, steep climbs and steep lines everywhere. The area isn’t suitable for mellow ski touring, it’s all about mountaineering. The hut was built in honour of Jim Haberl, and local mountaineer who was killed in Read more [...]