Sections of Forestry Trunk Road (940) may be closed Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until further notice. There will be a sign at Highwood Junction! For the next 2-3 weeks, starting Tuesday Aug 5th, the road may be closed between Highwood Junction and Cataract Creek. This affects access to Raspberry Ridge and Mount Burke. Once all the culverts [...]
Describes the start to Pasque Mountain after the 2013 flood.
Aka Nameless Ridge down in the Highwood. Nowadays one parks in a lay-by on the left side, 14.2 km south of Highwood Pass, that is also the starting point for No Name (Nameless) Valley and Mist Mountain. Normally we walk the 9 km loop with No Name Valley in the clockwise direction, but for a change [...]
So we were out yesterday on the one fine day between rainy days looking to find a bypass to the flood damaged Salter Creek section. The sight of a river running down Salter Creek made us even more determined to find a better route. The bypass starts just before the north bank trail of Plateau Creek reaches Salter [...]
The initial section of trail from the parking lot to where Salter Creek leaves Plateau Creek is in reasonable shape. However, post flood the old route up Salter Creek is washed out and the creek is a time-consuming mess of rocks and deadfall. We are proposing a new 500m-long section of trail that will avoid [...]