Archive | May, 2013

Mount Hood

Mt Hood in May

Following an unusually stormy week on Mount Hood, Saturday dawned foggy with 24-inches of new snow and a not-so-encouraging weather forecast. Knowing how fickle spring weather can be, and not having been on skis for a couple of weeks, a longstanding plan for a ski tour on Mt. Hood’s South Side was enough to trump the gloomy forecast. The gamble… Read More

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Fairy Meadows Hut

Kokanee and Fairy Meadows

Last call on the winter lotteries to book a week at the Alpine Club of Canada Kokanee Glacier and Fairy Meadows Huts. The lottery closes at midnight on May 15.  Get all the details on the Alpine Club of Canada hut lottery Lottery Rules/Logistical Details: Stay length is 7 nights – Saturday to Saturday. Lottery applications can be for any… Read More

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