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True Flare Pen Launcher Kit with Bangers and Whistlers

Bear Bangers

Have you ever fired a Bear Banger? This post describes firing a banger and considers what to do in the case of a bear encounter.

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Powerline Beaver Ponds

Powerline Beaver Ponds

A short walk to the Powerline Beaver Ponds south of Mount Lorette to watch the antics of the herons who nest there each year.

A delightful hiking trail along Carry Ridge in the Sheep River area of Kananaskis Country suitable for early-season hiking, but good all year.

Hike Carry Ridge

A delightful hiking trail along Carry Ridge in the Sheep River area of Kananaskis Country suitable for early-season hiking, but good all year.

You Tube Video. Sliding down snow slope into lake near Fortress Mountain

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You Tube Video. Sliding down snow slope into lake near Fortress Mountain

Minister Ady’s response to a letter from Dave Wasserman concerning the inconsistency between Alberta’s Plan for Parks and the Praxis survey of park users regarding OHV use in Parks and Protected Areas.

Alberta planning more OHV facilities in Parks and Protected Areas

Minister Ady’s response to a letter from Dave Wasserman concerning the inconsistency between Alberta’s Plan for Parks and the Praxis survey of park users regarding OHV use in Parks and Protected Areas.

The Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation Parks Plan-2009 addresses Alberta Parks and Protected Areas in context of the Provincial Land-use Framework.

Parks Planning Framework

The Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation Parks Plan-2009 addresses Alberta Parks and Protected Areas in context of the Provincial Land-use Framework.

French Creek-Hogarth Lakes snowshoe

Hogarth Lakes is a pretty short loop of 4.25 km, so we decided to extend the trip by taking in French Creek waterfall as well, which made a total distance of 7.8 km. The French Creek option by itself is 4.3 km return. The trail up French Creek to the creek crossing was well packed [...]

KCTUG News January 09

Not a lot that is reportable: Fortress ski area is still in limbo. Lusk Pass backcountry campground has been removed owing to lack of use and vandalism. Of course, you can still random camp in the meadow. Welcome news! Starting next season, the gate at the entrance to Cataract Creek campground access road will remain [...]

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