The Canmore Quad: 2 legs, 4 peaks and a good bunch of friends

I first heard about ‘The Quad’ during my first month in Canada and decided that it would be cool to try to do it. However, back then, the four mountains making up the Quad were covered in deep snow making any attempts to summit them impossible - so I was blissfully unaware of the challenge… Continue reading The Canmore Quad: 2 legs, 4 peaks and a good bunch of friends

A month in heaven – The Canadian Rockies

Back in September last year, my friend and teammate Svenja got a job in Calgary, Canada. The more she was telling me about the Alberta region and the Canadian Rockies, the more I wanted to go there too! My initial plan was to go and spend a year in New Zealand but she had planted… Continue reading A month in heaven – The Canadian Rockies