ghost big limestone in the canadian rockies

  • West Phantom Crag : Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering : SummitPost

    Ghost Rock Climbs > West Phantom Crag ... of my days in the Canadian Rockies, I don't really compare this limestone cliff on par ... To reach the Phantom Crag area, proceed towards Devil's Gap by turning left at the bottom of the “Big Hill” and...

  • Climbing Guidebooks - Bragg Creek & Kananaskis Outdoor ...

    The Bow Valley is Canada's premiere summer limestone sport climbing area and includes ... this second edition of Bouldering in the Canadian Rockies is an even more ... These include: Frank Slide, the Glenwood Erratic, Big Rock, Bonsai, Big ... Ghost Rock is a guide to sport and multi-pitch rock climbs in the Ghost River...

  • About | The Enormocast

    The Ghost: Big Limestone in the Canadian Rockies .... I climb trad. But only as long as there are big jugs to hang off of, otherwise that shit's just too real.) Anyway...

  • Devil's Head, Ghost River, Can Rockies : Climbing, Hiking ...

    Canadian Rocky Mountains > Kananaskis > Devil's Head, Ghost River, Can Rockies ... Prominent flat topped mountains that resembled large heads from a distance were ... The limestone cliffs which guard the lower part of Devil's Head extend...

  • Canadian Rockies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    The Canadian Rockies are composed of shale and limestone. .... The Canadian Rockies are cooler and wetter, giving them moister soil, bigger rivers, and more...

  • Winds of Change on the Canadian Limestone - Ghost River ...

    really apply to the Canadian Rockies for one big reason: rock quality. Our often suspect limestone adds significantly to the risk for those pushing new ground...

  • Big Trad – The Rockies Modern Game - Gripped

    Feb 8, 2013 ... My first ever new route was in the Ghost, 30 years ago this summer of 2013. ... over crumbling overhanging rock, with the balls to fight through the choss. .... Here in the Rockies, the majority of our local climbing is on limestone.

  • Canadian Rockies Ice Climbs, Ghost and Waiparous

    The Ghost and Waiparous areas have become our favorite places for ice climbing in ... valleys at the foot of the Rocky Mountains offer kilometers of steep limestone walls and ... The sign at the top of the Big Hill marks the entrance to the Ghost.

  • Ghost: Big Limestone in the Canadian Rockies - Climbing | Climbing

    Situated directly west of Calary and a few valleys north of the Canadian Rockies' most famous crag, Yamnuska, the Ghost River Valley has drawn climbers since...

  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks, Canada - Encyclopedia of Earth

    Dec 8, 2014 ... Willmore Wilderness Park 459,671 ha; Ghost River Wilderness Area 15,317 ha ... The Canadian Rocky National Parks occupy federal land. ... They are formed of limestone, dolomite, sandstone and shale and include nearly all .... to ensure the protection of heritage resources and large tracts of wilderness.

  • The Sorcerer : Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering : SummitPost

    Apr 19, 2010 ... Canadian Rockies Ice Climbs > The Sorcerer ... in the Canadian Rockies "If you are to do just one route in the Ghost River area The Sorcerer would be it." ... Head towards the obvious pass between the large limestone walls...

  • The Really Big Drip and Early Ice in the Canadian Rockies - steve ...

    Dec 28, 2012 ... The Really Big Drip and Early Ice in the Canadian Rockies ... In the Ghost River area, there is a magical place called the recital hall. ... amphitheatre that is 200 feet in diameter surrounded by 200 foot high limestone walls.

  • Canadian Rockies Mountain Biking - Mountain Bike Trails - Trails.com

    Get detailed descriptions and maps for Alberta Canadian Rockies Mountain Biking ... Preview: Do you like easy riding on foothills roads with big limestone .... Preview: Perfect for history buffs, the short ride to the ghost town of Lille offers you a...

  • Technical mountaineering course in the Canadian Rockies and the ...

    ... mountaineering held in the Canadian Rockies and Bugaboos over 4 weeks. ... to multi-pitch climbing on the big limestone wall that encloses the Bow Valley.

  • Articles about Rock Climbing in the Canadian Rockies - Ghost River ...

    Reducing the Risk on Rockies Limestone. Andy Genereux - Gripped V15 Issue 2, April/May 2013. Big Trad - The Rockies Modern Game. Andy Genereux...