Guess the trail

Guess the Trail; final edition

October 11, 2018
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-What trail is this?- You’ve got one last opportunity to join the fun. There’s always one difficult picture with which to puzzle you. In this edition, I think it will be #10.

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Spectacular scenery, but where is it?

October 10, 2018
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All the scenes in the photos below can be enjoyed from a ski trail,

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Skiers having fun; Guess where?

October 10, 2018
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-What trail is this?- This is “Guess the Trail” with skiers in every picture. Can you figure out where they are?  The previous game was fun, and I expected at least one picture to bedevil you, which it did.

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Guess the Trail 2018

October 9, 2018
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-What trail is this?- Every autumn while we’re waiting for ski season to begin, we play Guess the Trail. I’ve made it particularly difficult this year because you were guessing them too quickly last year. 

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You know ski season is coming when….

October 30, 2017

“…You hit all the weather links on Bob’s blog searching for the most optimistic snow report.” -Jeff

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Ghost bridges

October 26, 2017

With Hallowe’en right around the corner, this is an appropriate time to remember these long lost bridges which now live only in pictures and our imaginations. The floods of 2013 destroyed or damaged many ski trail bridges, but I can still

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Guess the trail 2017

October 26, 2017

As we await the snow to fall, we’ll play our annual game of Guess the Trail. No prizes for this, just bragging rights. Looking at that breathtaking mountain landscape, the beautiful snow and perfect tracksetting, I can’t wait

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Tuesday update

October 24, 2017

I will be posting some “Guess the trail” games in the near future with a dozen photos where you can show off your knowledge of the ski trails. Let’s get warmed up with the two photos on this update. Do you know which trails they are?

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Where is this?

January 10, 2017

This photo was sent in by Ribbon Creek tracksetter Jeff at 2:55 pm. You can look at the Live Grooming Report and make an educated guess. I would say it’s a specific section of the the Evan-Thomas fire road, perhaps the part that was

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Ghost trails

November 7, 2016
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-One of my all-time favourite trails and photos. Sadly, this section of trail is gone forever- These photos should bring back a lot of memories of fabulous ski trips from days

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Guess the trail #4

November 6, 2016

Judging by the weather forecast, it looks like we can play this game for a while yet. I should mention that all the photos have an identifying feature in them. It could be a mountain, a river, a certain view, a sign, or a unique feature

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Guess the trail #3

November 1, 2016
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If everything goes according to plan, we should see some grooming occur on Moraine Lake road tomorrow. From the sounds of Chuck’s Trip Report,

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Guess the trail #2

October 31, 2016
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Update: Congratulations to Steve Riggs for completing the puzzle in Game #1. Photo #9 is Patterson trail in PLPP. It looks like #9 will be the tough one here, too. 

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Guess the trail 2016

October 31, 2016
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Update: Now that all have been correctly named, I’ve labeled the photos in the gallery. Photo at the top is Lake Minnewanka road(access to Cascade valley).

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Guess the trail 2015 Game #4

November 12, 2015
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I’m hoping that Doug is at work, which will give others a chance to play the game before he identifies them all. 🙂 

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Guess the trail 2015 Game #3

November 11, 2015
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I had a lot of photos picked out for this game, with many installments planned, but ski season snuck up on us. I didn’t ski today, so I thought this would be a good time

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Guess the trail; Blindfold edition

October 31, 2015
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What if you were blindfolded and dropped by a helicopter onto a ski trail? Would you know where you are?

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Let’s get started

October 29, 2015

While we’re waiting for the snow, we can at least fantasize with these photos. Can you guess which trails are pictured here? I’ve posted six photos, and five of them should be pretty easy.

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Guess the trail – historical edition

October 31, 2014
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I wasn’t as prolific a picture-taker 10 years ago as I am today, but I’ve managed to dig up a few photos from days-gone-by.

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Guess the trail 2014 edition

October 26, 2014
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Every autumn while we’re waiting for the snow to fall, we play Guess the Trail. I’ve made it particularly difficult this year

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