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Rocky Mountain Ramblers Association


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About the Ramblers

The Rocky Mountain Ramblers Association is a club dedicated to the pursuit of outdoor activities, and based in Calgary, Alberta. New members are welcome! The club coordinates over 300 trips per year, including:

  • trail and off-trail hiking,
  • scrambling and some mountaineering,
  • backpacking,
  • snowshoeing,
  • cross-country skiing,
  • ski mountaineering,
  • downhill skiing,
  • car camping
  • and occasionally bicycling and canoeing.
Many day trips visit Kananaskis Country and Banff National Park. Multi-day trips may involve backpacking, car camping or stays at Hostels and Huts.

FAQ

Membership

Free one month trial membership: Not sure if you want to join without trying a few activities first? If you have never been a member you can join for a one month trial membership at no fee to see what the club has to offer (excludes multi-day trip participation). Just follow the Regular Membership joining procedure below and write “Free Trial” at the top of the application form. If after the trial you then decide to join, you just have to submit your $25 fee.

Renewals: if you were a member in the past and are looking to rejoin, please click here.

Note: Rambler trips are open to members only, and their children or guests.
To apply for membership you need to be at least 18 years old. Before becoming a member, you must read the Outdoor Activities Guide, and complete and sign the Membership Application form, which includes a liability waiver.

Participation of Minor Children: Members who wish to bring children under 18 years of age on trips must have a parent or legal guardian sign the Release and Waiver of Liability for Minor Children. Each child must be accompanied by a Responsible member who takes sole responsibility for the needs and safety of the child. A parent or legal guardian can apply now to have their child or children participate in Rambler trips.


Meetings

The Rocky Mountain Ramblers meet most Wednesday nights at 7:30pm (Calendar) at the Rosemont Community Hall, located at 2807 - 10 St NW.

map showing the location of the hall

Regular meetings typically consist of an information discussion with prospective members

Frequently, there are programs such as slide shows that are the focus of the meeting. Guests are welcome, and memberships can be purchased at meetings.


Social Events

The Ramblers hold several social events throughout the year, such as:


Contact Information

Postal mail: Rocky Mountain Ramblers Association
c/o Calgary Area Outdoor Council
1111 Memorial Dr. NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 3E4
e-mail:
In person: Come to our meetings!
Wednesdays at 7:30pm
Rosemont Community Hall
2807 - 10 St NW


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Reference - Members' area - Recent trips - Calendar - Search
Photo Gallery - Tributes to Members - The Packrat (newsletter) - What's New

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Last Update: 12-Jun-2006

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Last Update: 12-Jun-2006

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