Yamnuska Mountain Adventures

Yamnuska Mountain Adventures is a mountaineering school and mountain adventure company located in Canmore, Alberta, Canada.wikipedia
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Barry Blanchard

Early instructors included James Blench, Barry Blanchard, Dwayne Congdon, Chris Miller, Marni Virtue and Sharon Wood - Barry Blanchard and James Blench are still involved with Yamnuska.
Blanchard has been involved with Yamnuska Mountain Adventures since its inception in the late 1970s.

Mountaineering

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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures is a mountaineering school and mountain adventure company located in Canmore, Alberta, Canada.

Canmore, Alberta

CanmoreCalgaryCanmore Nordic Centre
Yamnuska Mountain Adventures is a mountaineering school and mountain adventure company located in Canmore, Alberta, Canada.

Canada

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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures is a mountaineering school and mountain adventure company located in Canmore, Alberta, Canada.

Mount John Laurie

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The company was named after Mount Yamnuska, a native name (Stoney) that translates to "flat-faced mountain".

Nakoda (Stoney)

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The company was named after Mount Yamnuska, a native name (Stoney) that translates to "flat-faced mountain".

Rock climbing

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Mount Yamnuska is also a popular rock climbing destination.Canadian rock climbing was born on the big flat face of Yamnuska.

Calgary

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Yamnuska Inc. mountaineering school was created in 1975 as part of the YMCA's outdoor education centre at Seebe, about 80 km west of Calgary.

Mountain guide

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All climbing, skiing and hiking guides are trained and certified by the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG).

Association of Canadian Mountain Guides

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All climbing, skiing and hiking guides are trained and certified by the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG).

UIAGM

International Federation of Mountain Guides AssociationsIFMGAInternational Federation of Mountain Guides Association
The ACMG is a member-country of the International Federation of Mountain Guide Associations which is often known by its French acronym (UIAGM).

Mount Andromeda (Alberta)

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1983 Andromeda Strain, Mount Andromeda, Canadian Rockies - first ascent of route.

North Twin Peak

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1985 Twins Tower, North Pillar, North Twin, Canadian Rockies - first ascent of route.

Howse Peak

Howse
1988 North Face, Howse Peak, Canadian Rockies - first ascent of route. A serious, modern alpine route with sustained difficulties throughout.

Kusum Kanguru

Kanguru
1991 North Face of Kusum Kanguru, Nepal - first ascent of route.

Les Droites

Droites
1991 Blanchard-Twight on Les Droites, Mont Blanc Massif, French Alps - hard new route with Marc Francis Twight.

Mont Blanc massif

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1991 Blanchard-Twight on Les Droites, Mont Blanc Massif, French Alps - hard new route with Marc Francis Twight.

French Alps

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1991 Blanchard-Twight on Les Droites, Mont Blanc Massif, French Alps - hard new route with Marc Francis Twight.

Steve House (climber)

Steve House
1999 M-16, East Face of Howse Peak, Canada - first ascent (in winter) with Steve House and Scott Backes.

Mount Foraker

2000 Infinite Spur on Mount Foraker, Alaska - third ascent.

Alaska

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2000 Infinite Spur on Mount Foraker, Alaska - third ascent.

Mount Robson

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2002 Infinite Patience on the Emperor Face of Mount Robson - first ascent.

East End of Rundle

2005 First ascent of "Supper Machine" 5.9, WI 5, East End of Rundle, Canadian Rockies. Ascent of the SE ridge of Mt Asperity, ED2, 5.9, WI2, and N face of Bravo Peak, ED1, 5.8, WI4, Waddington Range, Coast Mountains, British Columbia.

Waddington Range

Waddington Massif
2005 First ascent of "Supper Machine" 5.9, WI 5, East End of Rundle, Canadian Rockies. Ascent of the SE ridge of Mt Asperity, ED2, 5.9, WI2, and N face of Bravo Peak, ED1, 5.8, WI4, Waddington Range, Coast Mountains, British Columbia.

Coast Mountains

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2005 First ascent of "Supper Machine" 5.9, WI 5, East End of Rundle, Canadian Rockies. Ascent of the SE ridge of Mt Asperity, ED2, 5.9, WI2, and N face of Bravo Peak, ED1, 5.8, WI4, Waddington Range, Coast Mountains, British Columbia.