Facebook Caption Contest - $150.00 Cloud Nine Bucks Giveaway

Here it is - the much anticipated results of a completely impromptu Photo Caption Contest for an image posted on our Facebook page 2 days ago. Turned out to be totally hilarious and a battle between 2 of our Facebook page followers for a $150.00 in Cloud Nine Bucks. The photo was taken on a recent trip with an uber fun crew of folks gathered at the Bow Hut to celebrate Lauren and Luke, the two mountaineers in the photo, getting hitched later this summer. The steampunk mountaineer is Russell Shanahan - Lauren's brother.


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Administration Staff / Program Coordinator Position Available.

Cloud Nine Guides has a part time position available for a Program Coordinator / Administrative Support role this summer. The job would complement another line of work in the Bow Valley well as the hours can be flexible. Applicants should have some background or understanding of the professional guiding industry, or spent time climbing or backcountry skiing themselves. We will give preference to detail oriented, hard working individuals who are self-motivated and have spent at least some time in the venues in which we guide, and who are based in the Bow Valley. 


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Intro To Alpinism - 4 Days Left To Get 15% Off ! ! !



So your curious about taking a mountaineering course this summer? I'm sure that's why you've followed the link, so here's what ours is all about:


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Select Summer 2014 Courses ON SALE until April 1st!

Rock Climbing Courses - ON SALE NOW!

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Field Ice Routes - Fotos!

We've been down doing a bunch more guiding on the routes in Field this week, thought we'd throw up a few shots taken on the drive home today of some of the usual suspects. For those that were following our last posts both here and on the rest of the web, the 1st pitch of Guinness Gully has almost doubled in size since our first ascent of the season a week ago. Hope the fotos do the trick, and appologies for the low res. Zooming on an iPhone... 


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