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Section Camps

Summer 2015

Location Lake O'Hara
Date July 25 to August 2

Summer 2014

Location Wheeler Hut Rogers Pass
Status Space available
Date Thursday August 28 Friday August 29 to Monday September 1
More info More information [pdf]
Contact Kevin Witzke

Winter 2014

Location Wells Gray Adventures Discovery Cabin
Status Trip is full. Contact Ken about the wait list.
Date February 14-18
More info Basic information [pdf]
Contact Ken Little

Location Kokanee Glacier Cabin
Status Trip is currently full. Please contact Brenda about the waiting list.
Date January 18-25
More info Club forum
Contact Brenda Bouchette

Summer 2013

Date August 18-22
Location Stanley Mitchell Hut, Yoho National Park
More info Basic information [pdf] and a list of some possible objectives in the area [pdf]
Contact Gerald Levac

Winter 2013

Date March 28 - April 1
Location Trophy Lodge, Wells Gray
More info

Summer 2012

Date August 4 - August 11
Location Elizabeth Parker Hut, Lake O'Hara
Contact Gerald Levac

Winter 2011

Date February 27 - March 6 2010
Location Valhalla Mountain Touring
Lodge Website
More info

Winter 2010

Date February 27 - March 6 2010
Location Golden Alpine Holidays, Meadow Hut, Selkirks, BC
Lodge Website
Places Available Only 12
Details This is a self catered, self guided trip. It is in avalanche terrain, not glaciated. You will be required to fill out the application form (see below). Taking $100 deposits NOW - full payment is due by Nov 21, 2009 to guarantee your spot. Make cheques payable to ACC Okanagan, and send, with completed application form, to PO Box 3246 Revelstoke BC V0E 2S0
Cost (to Nov 21) $933 per person for members, $958 for non-members
Cost (after Nov 21) $1000 per person
Application form Available here
Contact Cat Mather or Brad Schmucker

Winter 2009

Date February 28 - March 7 2009
Location Fairy Meadows Hut, Selkirks, BC
Info The cost will be $871 per person, which includes: taxes, a $50 rescue fee, 7 nights accommodation, helicopter transport to FM on February 28th and the return trip on March 7th. The $871 fee will remain in effect until December 1st, 2008, after which it will increase to $971. On that date, the remaining spots will also be opened to other ACC Sections in order to ensure the 20 vacancies are filled. Please be advised that full payment is required in order to secure a spot.
Contact Trent Marshall

Summer 2008

Date August 10-17 2008
Location Starbird Ridge; Irish, Welsh and Scotch peaks in the Purcell Range.
Map Howser Creek 82K10
Description This will be a tent-based camp, accessed by a rigorous hike. It is possible that we may arrange a helicopter lift for food & gear on the way in. The proposed campsite is at Upper Welsh Lakes at approx. 7300ft / 2225m. This is to be an unguided camp.
Routes There are several high-quality rock routes to peaks in the area such as Alpha Centauri, North Star and Galway. There is also some rough hiking in the area; Thunderwater Lake is a potential hiking destination. There are no established trails and glacier travel may be involved.
Contacts Leon Blumer 762-0609
Sean Kelly 859-6525
Sid Skull 490-0590

Winter 2008

The 2008 ski camp will be held at the incredible Sorcerer Lodge.

Date March 15-22 2008
Location The lodge is in the Selkirk Mountains near the northern boundary of Glacier National Park 70 km NW of Golden, BC, 25 km N of Rogers Pass - Map reference 82N5, UTM Grid reference 513997
Elevation Elevation is 2050 meters (6700 feet) just below tree-line
Lodge website
Cost $743.32 (estimated)
Contact Trent Marshall
More details Self-guided, self-catered.