by Chic Scott
Describes over 150 trails, tours and traverses for the nordic skier in the five Rocky Mountain National Parks, Kananaskis Country and in the neighbouring Mount Assiniboine & Mount Robson Provincial Parks. It covers such topics as accommodation, regulations, suitable equipment and clothing, and snow conditions. The author includes groomed trail networks, all backcountry trails, and well-established circuits venturing above tree line like the popular Wapta Icefields traverse. At the end of the book he suggests a number of multi-day adventures below tree line.
Published by: Rocky Mountain Books
3rd Edition, 2002
Pages: 240 – 5″ x 7″ – paper
Illustrations: photos, maps