Kona on Grant MacEwan peak via the east ridge (normal descent route for the Heart Mountain loop) at 8:30am in early July to beat the heat and afternoon thunderstorms.
View of upper ridges of Gap Peak with Anklebiter Ridge in the foreground.
Large cairn on the east high point on the Heart / MacEwan loop. Goat Mountain massive behind at right.
Hedysarum (maybe) on Heart Mountain
Spotted Saxifrage / Prickly Saxifrage on Heart Mountain
Moss Campion on Heart Mountain.
Mountain Fleabane (maybe) on Heart Mountain
Forget-Me-Nots on Heart Mountain.
Alpine Cinquefoil on Heart Mountain.
Kona at high point of hike on a windy day in mid-March. Lac des Arcs, Grotto, Gap and Exshaw cement plant in Bow Valley behind.
Nice view of Yamnuska / John Laurie
Vaayu (Wind), 5 years old, on ridge to Heart Mtn. on Thanksgiving Day.
Kona looking at rest of the traverse over Grant MacEwan Peak from Heart summit.
Olive and friends on Grant MacEwan Peak (formerly highest point of Heart Mountain) doing the loop in February. Mount Baldy three summits in background. Barrier Lake below.
Buddy (5 years) on Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak in November. Mount Baldy and Barrier Lake in background. Midnight Peak at far right.
Kona on Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak traverse in mid-July. Door Jamb Mountain, Loder Peak, Goat Mountain and Mount Yamnuska across Bow Valley behind.
Riley near high point of Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak traverse on January 1st.