Booze Cruise, Jasper
Rafting Pentathlon, Jasper
Rafting Athabasca River
Float trips and waves, no matter what you are into, rafting has it all. There are some great rivers here for fun or even adrenaline seekers. I always look forward to the annual rafting pentathlon every year, where all the local companies compete for the “Mark Oddy Memorial Golden Paddle”. Mark Oddy was a guide who worked for the very first rafting company in Canada (Jasper Whitewater Rafting Co.), he died in a kayaking accident on the McKale River in British Columbia.
Float trips are just my thing when I have friends I want to spend some time floating down the river on class one rated sections. We can carry loads of stuff like food and beverages. Camping is another option to consider with a raft, like car camping on water.
My Tour 2017 is finally complete with my Little Shasta back under me.
If you did not realize already, I have started my tour across Canada, a shot from my friend Luc Nadeau at the town welcome gate and off I go...on the move. The journey has begun, the prep, the packing and the loading. A perfect day to start my birthday tour. Nothing...
Worst Ski Conditions Maligne Lake is vast and the activities you can do there is boundless. Sandra and I took Anthony on his first cross-country ski on the lake, and found out the hard way what poor conditions are about. The surface of the lake was frozen, crusty,...