Kootenay Powder Tour 2018
Deep powder skiing and trail breaking, along with some winter camping. The best way to stay up in the high, marvelous conditions.
Photo Contest 2017
These are the winning photos from all categories of the 2017 photo contest. In order of category and place in the category.
Kootenay Powder Tour 2017
5 Days of Glory....1 day of driving
Hot Chocolate in the Ghost New Years 2017
A 4-Day adventure in the Ghost over New Years. The trip should have been ice climbing, winter camping and New Years shenanigans, but we got a whole more.
Mount Sigurd and Ossa
Long-weekend mountaineering trip up Mount Sigurd and Ossa near Squamish.
Climbing Trip to the Aberdeen Columns
Bugs to Rogers - April 2016
Four friends, Mike, Phil, Christine and Matt complete the highline of the Bugaboos to Rogers Pass Traverse.
2016 Garibaldi Neve
Phil and Christine complete the classic Garabaldi Neve Traverse in a weekend
Spearhead Traverse - Laziness in the Alpine
Phil and Christine Complete the Spearhead Traverse (Blackcomb to Whistler, the interesting way).
Bow Yoho Traverse - March 2016
Luca J, Joey SP, Sheri F, Jun L, and Shaun L complete the Bow Yoho Traverse.
Yoyo Yuppies meet Dancing Bear
A group of 8 skiers headed out to Nelson to test their luck with some late season conditions. Snow line was 1100 m+ and some great turns were found above 1800 m. The weather was a perfect mixture of new snow and bright skies. The skiing, the food and the company made for a memorable trip.
Aster Lake March/2016
Great varied terrain, big area with 3 basins, all aspects, choice of alpine, treeline or below, lovely skiing conditions, tough tour with big packs and route finding.
Beaver Valley - Feb 2016
5 ACCers braved the rain to explore Beaver Valley (Rogers Pass) over the Family Day long weekend. It was wet. Very wet. Fun was had. A summit was scaled. Great snow was found above 1500m in boot-top powder on a supportive base. Definitely worth further exploration!
North Ghost Ice Climbing - Jan 2016
Alfred's photos from climbing in the North Ghost at the end of January 2016. Climbs include Yellow Bird and Beowulf.
2016 North Ghost
Keith, Nando, Lida, Matt, Alfred and Brian climbed in the North Ghost on January 30th and 31st. They climbed in the Valley of the Birds on the first day and attempted Beowulf on the second day.
Harrison Hut - New Years 2016
Phil, Mike, Charlie and Matt headed up to the VOC's Harrison Hut for New Years. The approach was along the summer trail and difficult, but the terrain once at the hut was excellent. Skied out South Creek back to our cars.
Ice Review 2016
What better way to ring in the new year than ice climbing, chili eating and beer drinking with a bunch of awesome ACCers!
Balfour Wall and Murchison Falls - Dec '15
Susan organized an ice climbing trip to Rampart Creek. Pretty good early season ice was found by all.
Totally not a Birthday Trip
A group headed up to Asulkan to celebrate something other than two birthdays and ski something other than early season pow.
Motel Mayhem 6
The sixth recurrence of shredding pow in the pass
Photo Competition 2015
These are all of the submissions from the 2015 photo competition - unsorted
Family Less-Friendly Elk Lakes 2015
Photos from the 2015 Family Less-Friendly Elk Lakes Hut Trip
Bow Summit Nov 2015
Early season turns on the Icefields Parkway
North Victoria - July/2015
Charlie and I attempted North Victoria, again. The black band was an easier scramble, but the upper slopes were ice and we were uncomfortable continuing without more screws and a second tool. The rock ridge probably would have gone, but only had 4 pieces. More gear next time.
Freshfields - April/2015
Phil, Mike, Charlie and Matt headed for a 10 days of skiing/mountaineering on the Freshfields Glacier, April/2015
Columbia Icefields - May/2015
Charlie and Matt headed for a tour of the Columbia Icefields. Day 1 to the trench, day 2 up Columbia and then over to Kitchener, day 3 up Kitchener and Snow Dome then out to the car.
Ski Ascent of Mount Patterson - May 2015
Phil and Matt took a quick ski up Mount Patterson. What a nice day out!
The best skiing photos from the 2012-2014 photo competitionsn
The best of mountain scene photos from the 2012-2014 photo competition
The best of club life photos from the 2012-2014 photo competitionsn
The best climbing photos from the 2012-2014 photo competitionsn
The best alpinism photos from the 2012-2014 photo competitionsn
White Pyramid - Feb/2015
An attempt on White Pyramid on a very cold and windy day. Views were nice, the snow fun and the river frozen.
Chick-a-boom - Mar/2015
An adhoc attempt (successful) at the Chic-a-Boom traverse. Ran into some very nice people who gave us a ride back to the car.