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.

CASTLE JUNCTION: Twin Lakes (Jul/Aug/Sep **)

September 24, 2021
Registration is:
General Information:

A1: Arnica Lake/Twin Lakes/Highway 1 783m+17.7km.
A2/B1: Twin Lakes and return via Twin Lakes Trail: 16.5km, elev 700m
B2: Arnica lake and return: 10km, elev 550m
C: Ochre Trail/Paint Pots/Marble Canyon Loop 7 km with min. elev. (with option to go further)
Trailheads: Vista Lake/Paint Pots Parking Lot/TransCanada and Highway 93

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:
Contact Garry Moran- phone # 403-246-9145 or by Email gmoran@shaw.ca if you have any inquiries.
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Upcoming Trips
SHEEP VALLEY: Green Mtn (Sep/Oct)
October 1, 2021
DEAD MAN’S FLATS – HWY #1: Wind Ridge
October 15, 2021
BANFF: Sulphur Mountain (May/Sep/Oct)
October 22, 2021