About BCMC Events Schedule Club Forums Hut Booking News - Media Club Resources Search
Trip Report

The B.C. Mountaineering Club is restoring access to Mamquam Mountain. Five days of work so far with a crew of up to 9 volunteers was just clearing impenetrable alder from the old overgrown roadbed. Two hundred meters of dense alder jungle remain before the edge of old growth timber is reached next to Paranoid Creek.

At the creek, a footbridge built in the 1990s has long since been washed away. The plan is to furbish handrails on a large, naturally fallen log just upstream.

Check out the embedded video or launch it here: https://youtu.be/rqXTFs6fQYY

Russel getting some therapy for his back
_Russel getting some therapy for his back
Trip Reporter
03.06.2015 (1112 Days Ago)
Trip Report TitleMamquam Mountain Trail
Rate Trip Report
2 votes
Order by: 
Per page: 
  • There are no comments yet
Related Reports
11.06.2018 0 comments 29 views Category: Hiking 
Biked up the Garibaldi FSR, in Squamish. At the snow-line (1100 m), I switched to crampons to run. Returned at the Warming Hut / Red Heather shelter, deciding instead to bike the many downhill trails.
21.05.2018 0 comments 74 views Category: Hiking 
Hiked up Seymour, built a ramp to snowboard, then returned by snowboarding down a run.
16.05.2018 0 comments 57 views Category: Backcountry Skiing 
Hiked up the Baden Powell route, from Marine Drive in West Vancouver. No snow till after Eagle Bluffs! The route to St. Marks started patchy, with no skinning/skiing possible.
15.05.2018 0 comments 89 views Category: Mountaineering 
Snow-pack of 1.5-2 meters. Grouse Grind to Crown Pass, then up much of Crown Mountain.
19.03.2018 0 comments 103 views Category: Backcountry Skiing 
Whistler Olympic Park one day ski trip that is mostly in the trees.
Copyright © 2018 British Columbia Mountaineering Club