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Handbook of the Canadian Rockies

This is the latest edition, with many updated species names, new geological data and fresh recreational info. The definitive guide to the Canadian Rockies, winner of national and international awards. Everything from bears to butterflies, rocks to ravens. Sections on hiking and biking, backpacking, mountaineering, back-country skiing, boating, human history […]

Geology Road Tours

Ben has been asked many times to write a book like this, and here it is: a guide to the geology you see along all the major highways of the Canadian Rockies, from the Waterton area to the far northern end of the Rockies. The first printing sold out in […]

Of Rocks, Mountains and Jasper

Road-log guide to the geology of Jasper National Park, written for the public. 170 pages, soft-cover, B&W with color section, many illustrations, index Published by the Geological Survey of Canada and Dundurn Press, 1995. ISBN 1-55002-231-8 Out of print for many years, but recently made available again through print-on-demand (POD) or as […]

Climbing at Wasootch Slabs

Guide to popular rock-climbing cliffs along Wasootch Creek in Kananaskis Country. 33 pages, soft-cover, B&W Published by Rocky Mountain Books, 1980. Long out of print, but available as a free download (2 Mb PDF) here.