Citadel Peak

elevation: 2,610 m. height gain: 410 m.
area: Assiniboine,AB map 82 O/4
1996-Aug-22


Ref: Several on the internet; via Citadel Pass. hiking in
Near Sunshine Village.
Hike/Scramble: After reaching Citadel Pass on a leisurely trip with some friends (pictures shown), I knew I would come back and scramble both Citadel and Fatigue. Fab was working up at Sunshine Village, building the existing Divide chair. I took a ride up to the village along with him for one of his shifts. The walk to the pass was very pleasant. From the pass, I hiked up the broad north-east ridge to the rockband.  I traversed climber's left on the east side to several convenient weaknesses. The summit is minutes away! This is a very short scramble from the pass; it is well worth combining with Fatigue Mountain. citadel behind
Almost at Citadel Pass.
easy ascent from the pass
The east side of Citadel Peak from the pass.
Continue on to Fatigue Mountain
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