Midnight Peak GR:380492


elevation: 2,348 m. height gain: 915 m.
area: Kananaskis,AB map 82 J/14
2007-Apr-23


Ref: Bob Spirko's Road not taken
link on snow


Lincoln wants to come along.
Scramble: Lots of post-holing involved on Baldy Pass trail. Before reaching the pass, I veered right in an open drainage to gain the north slopes of Midnight. Thank God the snow slopes and ridge were firmer, otherwise I don't think I would have made it!
link waiting


Fab baby-sits Lincoln, too young to hike much.


summit ridge


The summit ridge and ascent slopes.


more summit ridge


The summit ridge.


at the top


At the summit.


nakiska


Looking towards Nakiska.


looking down ascent


I skirted this open drainage climber's right. Baldy Pass right of center.


the foothills


The Foothills.


ascent gully


Looking back at the ascent drainage.
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