John Laurie Mountain (Yamnuska)

elevation: 2,240 m. height gain: 900 m.
area: Exshaw,AB map 82 O/3
2008-Feb-11


Ref: Alan Kane's Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies
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Scramble: RT 5.0. Hiking in boot-top, light snow. Very windy and overcast. We used the west ridge up and down. It is a short plod to the summit after reaching the col, where Fab turned around with the pup. The scree below the face sucked even with snow!

Starting up the trail.

lincoln in the snow

Lincoln in his element.

cmc valley

Looking at CMC valley from the col.

at the col

At the col.

from the col

Short summit plod from the col.

summit cairn

Summit cairn.

looking across to seebe

Looking towards Seebe.

ascent route

Looking back at the ascent route.

the east ridge


Part of the east ridge.


register


The summit register.
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