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The Kootenay Mountaineering Club

A world of adventure in our own backyard

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This is the KMC Home Page, the trail head for information about our club and Kootenay mountain adventure in general.

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For more information about the club visit the Club Info area. Along with membership information and what the benefits are, you'll find access to information on the Bonnington cabins, the summer hiking camps, information of scheduled trips, activities and slideshows, the archives of our newsletters and the old Kootenay Karabiner, and more. There is also a contact us page that is all about how to do just that.

The Mountain Info area has information about the Kootenay mountains, links to other outdoor clubs and organisations, pointers to good books on hiking trails in the area and other things.

A quick overview of the Club's Winter or Summer outings are available on the schedule page. For club members, full details are available from a link to the official Google Doc on the password protected Members Only Documents page. There is also a Google Doc for non-members.

The season in progress...

  • First tarn, Jumbo Pass areaWhite Queen Summit, KMC Snowshoe, November 9
    Photo Peter Oostlander
  • First tarn, Jumbo Pass areaFirst tarn, Jumbo Pass, September 4
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Morraine, Jumbo Pass areaMorraine, Jumbo Pass, September 4
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Snowy larch, Jumbo Pass areaSnowy larch at Jumbo Pass, September 4
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • New Member, New RegisterA new member, first hike, a new summit register, Mt. Faith, August 22
    Photo Peter Oostlander
  • Firewood IncomingFirewood incoming to Grassy Hut, August 13
    Photo Elena Cigala
  • Mt. RecoMt. Reco, August 6
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Flowers on Texas PeakWildflowers on Texas Peak, August 6
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Wolverine PassHiking Camp in Wolverine Pass, August 2
    Photo Tim Clinton
  • BC Day on Mt. KubinBC Day on Mt. Kubin, August 1
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Overnight on ToadOvernight on Toad Mountain, July 30
    Photo Vicki Hart
  • Deer Point HikeHike to Deer Point, July 10
    Photo by Peter Oostlander