Mother-child Adventure Day - 2019 - The Lady Alliance

Mother-Child Adventure Day

Interested in getting outside and showing your little ones the beauty of the outdoors? The Lady Alliance wants to bring together like-minded adventure mamas, like yourself, for a day of adventures in the outdoors! 

EVENT DETAILS

May 12, 2019

8am - 6pm

Canmore, AB

$25 + tax
($20 for members)

Points: 1/10

Our Instructor

Raised in a Scandinavian/German family in Minnesota, Kristi deferred her law school ambitions to become a ski bum in Vail, CO, only to meet a Canadian who wooed her to the Great White North in 1989. Banff was her home for 20 years until moving to the “cool climbing town” of Canmore in 2009. 

Kristi is an accredited Hiking and Snowshoe Guide with the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides and an accredited Professional and Master Interpreter with the Interpretive Guides Association. Her guiding career spans over 20 years in Banff, Yoho, Kootenay, Jasper and Waterton Lakes National Parks, along with the surrounding provincial parks. Kristin is also a course instructor for the interpretive guides Association for the past 12 years. “I love mentoring new guides and sharing my passion for the outdoors, while revealing in their excitement to be a guide!”

You may have seen Kristi on “Canada A.M.”, “CTV Travels”, Oasis TV, National Geographic Channel, for CNN, hiking snow-covered ridge tops while sharing her knowledge of the natural and cultural history in the Canadian Rockies, or read about her in the Calgary Herald “Snow Profiles on Women” and the Canadian National Geographic magazine. 

Kristi guides for White Mountain Adventures, www.whitemountainadventures.org, 1-800-408-0005, the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (hotel guests only) and the Parks Canada Burgess Shale hikes in Soho and Kootenay National Parks!

About this Adventure...

We will start with a group chat about safety, instructed by a ACMG certified guide. She will be able to answer any questions you may have about adventuring in the back country with your little one. 

Then we will head to the hills for a community hike. This hike is optional and not guided. 

Children of all ages welcome - please note, children will be attending the lesson. Colouring books will be provided for entertainment during the lesson.

Hike proposed: Grassi Lakes

Trip info

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Here's the plan...

Saturday May 4

     8 am -  Meet in Canmore at for group meeting and instruction on safety

Meeting place: Scout Hall located at 914 8 St (Main Street), Canmore    

     9:30 am - Drive to trail head and hike (Optional)

Is this trip for me?

This adventure is perfect for you if you are a beginner or intermediate hiker, with or without a child, wanting to learn more about hiking in the back country with children. 

Please note:

The guide is present for the instruction period ONLY, and will not be joining us on the hike. You payment covers the instructional period and room rental for instruction. Not the hike. Please only hike if you feel comfortable after the safety instructional period.

Hike may change at the time of the event due to weather and trail conditions.

Thanks to @lm_little for the banner photo!

BOOK YOUR TRIP

$25 + tax

May 12, 2019

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