The Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise to Bow Summit Guide Book is a modern backcountry ski guide for the roadside areas found along The Icefields Parkway in Banff National Park. Includes detailed descriptions, directions, terrain photos and maps for skiing everything from chill yo-yo laps to committing, no fall, lines. This 256 page, 8.5” by 5.5” guidebook includes 151 colour pictures, 30 topo maps, 27 ski zones with 119 runs/routes leading to many hundreds of ski descents to keep even the keenest skier busy for many seasons. Four guest writers help include the most gnarly lines found along this section of The Icefields Parkway including Grand Daddy Couloir, Gutentight Couloir and Funnel Of Death.
Areas covered include: Hector South Ridge, Hector South Peak, Mount Hector Roadside, Hector Pass, Noseeum Creek, Mosquito Creek, Helen Creek, Helen Shoulder, Crystal Ridge, Cirque Forepeak, Observation Sub Peak, Observation Peak, Waputik Peak, The Pulpit Knobs, Bow Peak Roadside, Crowfoot Pass, Bow Lakeside, Ferris Glacier, Wapta Icefield, Mount Jimmy Jr, Bow Summit and six Day Traverses.