A series of educational presentations, day hikes and two backpacking trips are available throughout 2018 summer for hikers interested in learning new skill sets and becoming more comfortable in the magnificent wilderness of Kananaskis Country west of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Please discover an overview following of summer opportunities provided in 2018 by Norseman Outdoor Specialist. For additional Information, and to register, contact Norseman Outdoor Specialist by phone, website or personally at:
4655 37th Street SW
in Calgary north off Glenmore Trail on 37th Street west of Mount Royal University
Phone: 403-249-5451 or
Email: info@NorsemanOutdoorSpecialist.com or
Consult the website at Norseman XC Ski, Hike and Climb
The schedule for in-store educational sessions follows,
beginning Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Following is the schedule and cost for professionally guided outdoor opportunities. Substitutes may be required to manage unforeseen circumstances like spontaneous trail closures or unsafe weather. Brochures are available at the store.
These opportunities will be of interest to new hikers or anyone eager to increase important back-country knowledge and skills. Like any personal activity, the objective is to manage risk and increase awareness of the benefits provided by the wilderness. Learn to safely enjoy the cumulative benefits of spending quality time in the outdoors.
Courses and talks are most often hosted by Justin Howse. Justin is an IGA Professional Hiking Guide, an Instructor with the Outdoor Council of Canada, a Search and Rescue Responder, with prior formal education in Biology.
There are enrollment maximums, so best to register for these opportunities with as much lead time as possible. Happy trails and stay safe.