Yearly Archives: 2019

Where: The Gold Range, Monashee Mountains, BC, Week 5 of the Back Country Mountaineering Camp (BMC) When: August 2 – 9, 2020 (Sunday to Sunday). Registration starts on November 20th. What: A combination of instructional, guided and self guided climbing that ranges from 4th class scrambling to 5.9 climbing and glacier traverses. Cost: $2,430 + GST per person; the cost […]
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Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 9 am – 4 pm, Hardwood Ski and Bike. 402 Old Barrie Road West, Oro-Medonte. This will be a fun day of cross country skiing. You will have the opportunity to learn or improve on classic and/ or skate ski techniques.  Bring your own ski gear, or rentals are available. Most of the day will […]
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Friday February 21 to Sunday Feb 23, 2020 Calabogie and possibly Lac Poisson Blanc or Gatineau Park (Quebec) This is a weekend event at a reliable ice climbing area with many climbs having a range of difficulties. Calabogie is about five hours from Toronto. Accommodations have been arranged in Ottawa for climbers arriving Friday night and leaving Sunday afternoon.  We […]
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Friday, February 28 to Sunday March 1, 2020 This is the ACC_YYZ annual winter weened at Bon Echo! Its a weekend of winter camping, ice climbing, snow shoeing and / or XC skiing at the Bon Echo hut. Get outside for some cool winter fun and return to a warm hut for food and drinks. Drive up Friday and park […]
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Thursday, February 13-Monday February 17, 2020Crawford Notch, New Hampshire, USA Join us for our annual Family Day Long Weekend Mountaineering and Ice Climbing Trip. This year we will stay at the AMC Highland Centre at Crawford Notch, near North Conway New Hampshire. Enjoy 4 nights stay at the Centre with breakfasts and dinners included. Activities include Ice Climbing, skiing, snowshoeing […]
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Why isn’t rock or ice climbing allowed at Algonquin Provincial Park (Rock Lake) or Killarney Provincial Park (OSA Lake)? Good question. Ontario has an unusual set of rules with regards to rock and ice climbing at Provincial Parks. Pursuant to Section 11 of Ontario Regulation 347/07: “No person shall rappel or climb rock faces in a provincial park with or […]
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Saturday, December 7, 2019 1 pm – 5 pm Imperial Pub, back room, 54 Dundas Street East Rock season is gearing down and winter is coming! It is time to start filling our winter calendar with events. Join us for our annual training day for winter-specific trip planning and the unique issues that arise when the temperature drops and the […]
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The ACC Toronto Section’s board of directors and our various committee members act on behalf of the membership to manage the club and deliver value to our members. We need your help! The Nominations Committee is seeking qualified individuals to develop a slate of candidates for the Board of Directors and Committees of the Alpine Club of Canada, Toronto Section. […]
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December 14th, 2019, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm WHERE: Mount St. Louis, 24 Mount St Louis Road West RR 4 Coldwater (with Horseshoe as a backup) This is a chance to get an earlier local start to your  season and meet some other members. The trip leader is a certified ski instructor and will provide tips on mild changes to your […]
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Just a few more weekends left in the Bon Echo season! Sign up for a weekend at Bon Echo by contacting the custodian, from the following list: • Sept. 21-22 — Rob Ramirez at rramdeta@gmail.com • Sept. 28-29 — Dave Myles at davidlmyles@gmail.com • Oct. 5-6 — Marshall Johnston at 416‐436‐8583 or mjohnston@freshbooks.com • Oct. 12-14 (Thanksgiving weekend) — Bryan Thompson  at patrowski@hotmail.com or Kit […]
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