Author: Diana Petramala

The Bon Echo hut has reopened (with limitations) and a few other restrictions have eased. Here is a summary of the changes made to weekend and weekday trips as we move into Stage 3: Limit for trip participants has increased to 11 climbers plus 1 custodian: With the North Frontenac health region moving into stage 3, we were allowed to reopen […]
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The Bon Echo is now well under way and we are excited to have opened the Hut with most of the province in Stage 3 of its reopening! August trips are filling up fast! But, don’t worry! There is still plenty of opportunity to get a trip in. Sign-up for September and October weekends begins on August 10th at 9am. […]
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August 21-23, Toronto to Bon Echo TRIP LEADER: For more information or to sign up please contact Nicole Ross at nic.a.ross@gmail.com or Cynthia Chung at chungcyn@gmail.com.  Sign Up:  Sign up will begin on Wednesday, August 5th at 8am, on a first come first serve basis.  All participants will be vetted based on ability and experience, and final decisions will be […]
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Interested members, please emial Pia Thurlow at piathurlow@gmail.com if you would like to learn more. Please apply by August 30th. The ACC@YYZ is looking for volunteers to join the board and/or our committees and we want you to apply!   The ACC@YYZ is a volunteer organization dedicated to alpine culture and pursuits. Our goals are to build confident leaders through mentorship and leadership […]
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Dear Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival ticket buyers We know that many of you have not yet received your ticket refunds yet and have been patiently waiting.  We wanted to share an update on what we know. We rely on a third party to manage ticket purchases – Brown Paper Tickets. They collect ticket sales on our behalf and help […]
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May 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm, The comfort of your own home, or wherever you can get wifi and safely social distance!  We are excited to announce that with the support of Arc’Teryx Toronto we are bringing you Pub Nite! virtually through Zoom!  We hope this will be a good opportunity to catch up with fellow members! This Month’s Presentation:  […]
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We are looking for volunteers to help with the 2020 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour in Toronto.  VOLUNTEER DETAILS Each year the ACC Toronto section needs ticket takers, ushers, program pushers, and other volunteers to help the film festival work. In exchange for volunteering, you get a free ticket to the show you are signed up for. Volunteers are […]
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ACC@YYZ would like to congratulate long standing member, Rebecca Lewis, for taking gold at the Ouray Ice Festival this year. Rebecca has provided many members with inspiration and mentorship. We are proud and thrilled to watch her take home gold! Congratulations Rebecca, please keep kicking A$$. #thischickrules
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The weather is getting warmer and we are all getting eager to get out climbing. However, COVID-19 remains a key risk to some communities and we need to remain vigilant in doing our part in supporting efforts to maintain the safety of the communities we live and climb in. Some climbing areas are opening up as the Province moves into […]
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We want to thank all of our members for their patience while we sorted out the kinks in our new website. We are pleased to announce that all is now well and the website is up and functioning. We hope to have it updated with new content by the end of February. Our events calendar is up on our website […]
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