MEDIA and PRESS

 

Bugaboo Spire Centennial Climb Project

On the100 year anniversary of the first climb on Bugaboo Spire, a team of climbers geared up in 1916 gear and equipment to re-enact the climb. The project was successfully accomplished in July 2016. A film and photography exhibition went on tour across Canada as a part of Canada’s 150th celebrations. Find out more about the project and the documentary film here.

Below is a listing of the media coverage this project received.

 

Print Media

Burlington Post – July 8, 2016

The Columbia Valley Pioneer – July 22, Aug 5, Nov 25, 2016

The Calgary Journal – Sept/Oct 2016

Alpine Club of Canada Gazette Vol. 31, No. 3 – Winter 2016

Rocky Mountain Outlook – Dec 1, 2016

Canadian Geographic Magazine – July/Aug 2017

UnWind Magazine – Jan 2018

 

Radio & TV coverage

CBC Radio Toronto – July 8, 2016 – Live interview on MetroMorning News

CBC Radio Kelowna – Aug 11, 2016 – Live interview on Daybreak South

CBC Radio Toronto – Aug 15, 2016 – Live interview on Candy Palmater Show

Radio-Canada Vancouver – Aug 23, 2016 – Live interview on the Homestrech

CBC Radio Kelowna – Feb 20, 2017 – Live interview on Kootenay Morning

Global BC TV – May 8, 2017 – Global BC Noon News

Rogers Community TV – May 25, 2017 – Daytime Ottawa

 

Online coverage

Conraid Kain Centennial Society – Feb 25, Dec 7, 2016 & Aug 21, 2017

Canadian Geographic Blog – April 1, June 1, Aug 30, 2016

Gripped Magazine Blog – June 10, Aug 20, 2016

e-KNOW.ca – East Kootenay News Online Weekly – July 1, Nov 18, 2016 & Feb 17,2017

The Calgary Journal Online – July 7, Sept 15, 2016

CBC News British Columbia – Aug 12, 2016

Crowfoot Media Blog – Nov 24, 2016

CBC News Calgary – Dec 1, 2016

Photo Life – Dec 12, 2016

National Post Online / Ottawa Citizen Online – May 25, 2016

Representative Office of Rossotrudnichestvo – May 29, 2016

Prarie Messenger – July 5, 2016

 

 

 

 

Contact information:

 

Ivan Petrov

mediainquiries@canadianehsociety.ca