Hiking St. Mark’s Summit

St. Mark's Summit is a great summer hike that's part of the Howe Sound Crest Trail. These photos are from two trips up to SMS, about three weeks apart. The first set is in early June (with Jan+Alyson) and the second in late June (with my sister, her boyfriend Mark + Jan). It's cool to …

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Cypress Snowshoeing

A few weeks ago Jan and I decided to go for a quick afternoon snowshoe. We've gone up Hollyburn a few times, so we decided to check out the paid snowshoe trails in the Cypress resort. An adult trail ticket is $10, and you can get a season's pass for $99. The one bummer is …

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Al’s Habrich Ridge Trail Snowshoe

On Saturday, Jan and I joined our friends Greg, Martina and Christine for a day in the snow. We'd all done a bunch of snowshoeing on the North Shore Mountains (Grouse, Cypress and Seymour) this year, so we thought we'd venture further north and look for some new-to-us terrain. We decided to head to Squamish …

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