CORE: A Hiking Club… and More

Hiking – Scrambling – Urban Walks – Cycling – Skiing – Snowshoeing – Camping – Social Events

Welcome to CORE. Organized in 1999, we are a smaller club of active members of varying ages. Our primary activities are hiking and snowshoeing, though we also have active participation in scrambling, urban walks, cycling, skiing, camping, and social events.

HOT ON THE TRAILS:

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Lake Louise Shuttle

Note to Hike Coordinators planning on weekend and holidays trips to trails starting at Lake Louise, Parks Canada sometimes closes the road to Upper Lake Louise to further car traffic, offering a free weekend shuttle service from lower to upper Lake Louise starting Canada Day, July 1st to Labour Day, September 5th. The shuttle service departs from the Lake Louise overflow parking lot located 5 km east of Lake Louise, and operates between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. MDT. 06:00 PM is the last bus out. Note that the shuttle DOES NOT go to Moraine Lake, except for a short period on weekends from September 10th to September 25th, 2016 for the WonderFall festival and larch viewing. ...more info...

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Monthly Meeting

Aug 30 2016, 7:00 PM

John McFaul Presents Penguins on Ice

John McFaul Presents Penguins on Ice

Guest Speaker John McFaul , on a nature cruise conducted by Quest Nature Tours, traveled first to Buenos Aries, Argentina and then on to Ushuaia, then set sail to visit the Antarctic Peninsula for 10 days. John McFaul is a professional naturalist who has been leading nature walks and hikes for 30 years. A native Calgarian, he received a BSc. degree in Environmental Biology from the University of Calgary. From 1986-2003 he worked for City of Calgary Parks as a naturalist for the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary. From 2004 to the present John has been the owner/guide for Alpenglow Nature Hikes. John is a program director and an Honourary Member of the Calgary Field Naturalists’ Society and a recipient of the prestigious Loran L. Goulden Award from the Federation of Alberta Naturalists. He is an accredited Professional Interpreter with the Interpretive Guides Association. Alpenglow Nature Hikes is dedicated to introducing Calgarians to the natural wonders of Calgary’s Nature Parks as well as Kananaskis Country and the mountain national parks.

Please join us at:

Scarboro Community Centre

1727 14th Avenue S.W.

Tues. August 30, 2016, 7:00 pm

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