Nangkartshang Peak

Distance: ~5.7kmElevation: ~750mTotal Time: ~3 hours 30 minutesDate: March 21st, 2019 On day 6 of our trek to Everest Base Camp, my Dad and I intended to spend the day resting in Dingboche before pushing on to the upper villages. We spoke with our tea house owner, a Sherpa, about any recommendations for what toContinue reading “Nangkartshang Peak”

Brunswick Mountain – Attempt 1

Distance: ~13.42kmElevation: ~1,497mTotal Time: 6 hours 42 minutesDate: January 9th, 2021 After completing Mount Mulligan two weeks prior, I was looking for another winter ascent to try. I didn’t feel like driving far or deep into any FSRs because I just have a small 2WD car. So, I looked as far North as Squamish andContinue reading “Brunswick Mountain – Attempt 1”

Paget Peak

Distance: 10.21kmElevation: 966mTotal Time: 4 hours 15 minutesDate: October 3rd, 2020 My friend Jeremy and I were looking to do a bigger objective around the end of September and were bouncing a few ideas around. Initially we were set on Castle Towers in Garabaldi Provincial Park, but as our targeted weekend approached, the weather wasContinue reading “Paget Peak”

Unnamed Peak (Andromache Ridge)

Distance: 13.6km (including Little Hector)Elevation: 1,894m (including Little Hector)Total Time: 9 hours 31 minutes (including Little Hector)Date: October 4th, 2020 Jeremy and I had just completed our first objective of the day: Little Hector and were now linked up on the trail to Mount Andromache. It was about 11:40am with plenty of daylight ahead ofContinue reading “Unnamed Peak (Andromache Ridge)”

Little Hector

Distance: 13.6km (including Mount Andromache)Elevation: 1,894m (including Mount Andromache)Total Time: 9 hours 31 minutes (including Mount Andromache)Date: October 4th, 2020 Day 2 of Jeremy and I’s trip out to Alberta was intended to be our big day. We originally had our eyes set on Molar Mountain, east of Mount Hector and across Molar creek. AfterContinue reading “Little Hector”

Crown Mountain

Distance: 12.06 kmElevation: 1,654 mTotal Time: 4 hours 32 minutesDate: August 16th, 2020 For me, Crown Mountain was almost always over-shadowed by the lions when looking up at the North Shore ridge. It wasn’t until this summer, when browsing through local trails, that I first discovered it. The standard route starts just after the GrouseContinue reading “Crown Mountain”

Cypress Peak

Distance: 15.85kmElevation: 1,328mSummit Date: August 28th, 2020Total Time: 5 hours 57 minutes Towards the end of August, I was looking for a scramble with a bit of technical challenge, but not too far from home. After doing some research online, I discovered a mountain, called Cypress peak, outside of Squamish. It had made many people’sContinue reading “Cypress Peak”