Thursday, December 22, 2011

Submissions for Guidebook App Logo

Anyone interested in submitting a logo for the upcoming guidebook app?  Here's what I cobbled together really quickly.  I hate the green, and still can't figure out a good simple logo that represents southern alberta. Logos have to be 512x512 and scaled down for two additional sizes (114x114) and 57x57.

I'm working on some more designs tonight.  Here are some styles I like for one reason or another.  I

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

A site with some information about Glacier Ice Climbing

Monday, December 19, 2011

Local Concerts

Harry Manx is coming to town in January.  This is a great concert.  Don't buy up all the tickets - I still have to get some Christmas presents!  I've never been to the Geomatic Attic, but have heard good things about the venue.

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Banff Film Festival

Tickets are now available for the Banff Film Festival showing in Lethbridge

Quoting the Library Website

"Tickets are now available for the 2012 Banff Mountain Film Festival at Lethbridge Public Library. The Festival will run January 9-14, 2012.

 Ticket Prices: Adults: $15 ($40 for 3 tickets) Seniors (65 +) and children (12 and under): $12 ($30 for 3 tickets)

 Payment can be made and tickets can be picked up at the Main Branch's Customer Services Desk. You may use cash, debit, or credit card to purchase your tickets."

Thursday, December 08, 2011

2011 Waterton Ice Opener

Its time for the annual Waterton Ice Opener planning.  This year it looks like Dec. 10 is the best day.  Sorry to all those students still in the midst of exams (the 17th doesn't allow anyone time to do their Christmas shopping).

Dec 10, 10am-4pm

Quick & Dirty

Free BBQ, top ropes and fun.
Informal get together with no official sponsorship.
Bring your swimsuit if you want to hit the Lodge's hot tub afterwards.

Sunday, December 04, 2011

Great Mountain Apps

Looks like there is a sweet & cheap app to label mountains via a smartphone image with no internet connection.

No Teton Pass this year

Ironically, I thought this was the year that I would make it down to Teton Pass to give the hill a try.  My telemark skills will up from last year and I thought I could give the terrain a go.  Turns out, they had insurance issues this season and will not open at all.

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