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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.


These instructors are participating on at least one day of one date of this program.
Please note that changes may occur.

Mr. Mark Houze

A lifelong resident to the Crowsnest Pass, Mark Houze began fishing at the age of five, fly fishing at age eight, and became a commercial fly tyer as a teenager. Mark attended Lethbridge College to study resource management, and found a passion for aquatic insects and fish biology. In 2010, he formed Mountain Pass Escapes, and began to live his dream as a regional expert and adventure leader. Mark began leading Road Scholar adventures in 2007, and plans to continue for many years to come.

Mr. Spencer Krkosky

Spencer Krkosky is a certified avalanche safety trainer with the Canadian Avalanche Association and a member of the Search and Rescue team based in Sparwood, British Columbia. The owner of Yeti Adventures, Spencer has life-long experience exploring the Crowsnest backcountry. When not working, he enjoys mountain biking, hiking, fly fishing, snowshoeing or looking for that perfect telemark run.

Mrs. Jennifer Houze

Jen Houze has shared her love for the outdoors and the Crowsnest Pass region with visitors since she graduated from Lethbridge College. After training as a historical and regional interpreter, Jen worked at the Frank Slide Interpretive Centre, Leach Collieries and at Bellevue Underground Mine leading explorations and designing programs.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
6 Hands-on experiences


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