Hike Details

Location: Alberta, Canada
Hike Quality (1-5): 4
Hike Difficulty (1-5): 3
Round Trip Distance: 10.2 km
Elevation Gain: 309 m

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Trailhead Directions

To find the trailhead: follow the Smith Dorrien Highway / Spray Lakes Rd 37 kms past the Canmore Nordic Centre, and 2 kilometres past the Mt. Shark Turnoff.

Camera Details

Camera: Canon 5D Mk IV
Lens 1: Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM
Lens 2: Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art

Trip Details

Date: December 30, 2017
Start Time: 9:00pm
Total Time: 3.5 hours
Participants: Paige Sorger, Patrick Latter, Jeff Trudel, Ian Grant, Michelle Wong, Chase Babiuk, Marko Pribilovic

Every year we plan a night of skiing under a full moon in the month December. This was definitely the coldest we had ever attempted but despite the temperatures, Chester Lake ended up being one of the most memorable.