Welcome to Skrastins Outdoor Club

Skrastins provides hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and winter walking activities in the foothills and mountains west of Calgary most Fridays of the year. Bus transportation is provided, with pickup locations in the southwest and northwest. We divide into groups to accommodate different levels of fitness and speed.

We welcome new members who are aged 55+ and guests of any age.

Please look around our website to better understand what we offer. Click on “Register for a Trip” for information on how to join us for a trip.

WINTER: Lake Louise – XC Ski / Snowshoe / Ice Sculptures

January 24, 2020
Registration is:
General Information:


Trail Options:

  1. Chateau, Fairview, MLR, Lower Tramline to LL Village,   20.5km,   EL +/-250m
  2. Chateau, Upper & Lower Tramline, Bow R. Loop, LL Village,    6.5km,   EL -195m
  3. Chateau, Tramline or Fairview,   AFAP,     EL -/+ 60m


Trail Options:

A.  LL Village, up Louise Creek to Mirror Lk,  return +11 km,   EL +/-490m

B.  LL Village, up Louise Creek to Chateau Lk Louise,  5.6km,  EL +195m

C.  Chateau to LL Village,   5.6km,   EL -195m

Departure Information:
Regular pickup locations and times: 7:45 AM Grey Eagle Casino – 3777 Grey Eagle Drive SW, 8:00 AM Montgomery Community Association – 16th Ave & Home Road NW
Monthly Bus Coordinator:
J. Tufford. Email- jktuff@telus.net or phone 403-278-4625 if you would like to join us as a guest.
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Upcoming Trips
WINTER: Canmore – Snowshoe / XC Ski
January 31, 2020
WINTER: West Bragg Creek – XC Ski / Snowshoe
February 7, 2020
WINTER: Destination Possibilities – Banff & BowValley Parkway, Canmore, Kananaskis Valley, Lake Louise, PLPP, Spray Valley, West Bragg Creek, Yoho
February 14, 2020