Monthly Archives: January 2017

Winter Hike from Blackfoot Staging Area

Twenty people from Edmonton, Camrose, and places in between came out for Sunday’s hike. Starting at the Blackfoot Staging Area day use site, Irene led us on a 10km portion of the trails in this vast environmental and recreational treasure. … Continue reading

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Oster Lake

In the wintertime, when the natural world is slumbering under a blanket of snow, we still find country hikes vastly different from city trails. At least, this is what the 11 of us found out on today’s hike around Oster … Continue reading

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What are we celebrating? Our Golden Jubilee

How many Canadian centennial projects do you know that are still alive? Most I know have disappeared. A few left a residue. In 1967, when ideas for centennial projects were popping up all over, Fred Dorward had the idea to … Continue reading

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