Kona on Ptarmigan Cirque trail in Highwood Pass in September. Mount Tyrwhitt just right of centre with ridge to Mount Pocaterra, out of view at right. Grizzly Ridge and Highwood Ridge left of centre.
Large cairn marks high point of our Ptarmigan Cirque hike.
Luna (2 yrs old) at Ptarmigan Cirque high point.
Larches on Ptarmigan Cirque trail. Mist Mountain and Mount Lipsett behind.
View of Ptarmigan Cirque from Mount Tyrwhitt scramble with Kona and “Sister” Karin in early August 2012. Mount Rae left and Mount Arethusa right of the cirque. Storm Mountain on right skyline. Grizzly Ridge and Highwood Ridge in foreground at right. Highwood Pass highway below.
Close-up of Ptarmigan Cirque from Mount Tyrwhitt in November, 1987. Mount Rae highest point at left, Mount Arethusa at right.
2 thoughts on “Ptarmigan Cirque (300 m elev. gain)”
It was very exciting running into you and Kona at Ptarmigan Crique! Luna has a dog to look up to now!
It was a nice location in Larch season. Maybe we’ll see Luna on something more ambitious next time!