Mt. Jimmy Simpson Jr. (820 m elev. gain)

Kona – Mt. Jimmy Simpson Jr.

Heading down from summit of Mt. Jimmy Simpson Jr. in early September with views of Bow Lake, Iceberg Lake with Bow Falls outflow and an unnamed tarn at lower right.

Mt. St. Nicholas

Mt. St. Nicholas from Mt. Jimmy Simpson Jr. with Mt. Olive S. at left, glaciated Mt. Gordon at right and The Onion in the foreground.

Bow Lake – Bow Peak, Crowfoot Mtn.

Reflection of Mt. Hector, Bow Peak, Crowfoot Glacier and Crowfoot Peak in Bow Lake.

Kona – Wapta Icefield

Iceberg Lake and Bow Falls below Bow Glacier and the Wapta Icefield from Mt. Jimmy Simpson Jr. ascent. Portal Peak and Mt. Thompson at right.

Bow Lake – Mt. Jimmy Simpson

View of upper ridge and “summit” of Jimmy Simpson Jr. from Jimmy Simpson in 2011.

Bow Glacier Falls (80 m elev gain)

Kona Bow Glacier Falls
Kona at Bow Glacier Falls

Kona at the source of the Bow River high above Bow Lake on the first day of summer, meltwater from the Wapta Icefield.

Bow Glacier Falls
Trail to Bow Glacier Falls or ACC Bow Hut – St. Nicholas Peak and The Onion

View back to pointy St. Nicholas Peak and The Onion on the Wapta Icefield near the ACC Bow Hut.

Bow Lake Bow Peak Crowfoot Mtn.
Bow Peak and Crowfoot Mtn. across Bow Lake near Num-Ti-Jah Lodge

On way back to Num-Ti-Jah Lodge parking lot, view across Bow Lake to Bow Peak on the left, and Crowfoot Mtn. and upper part of Crowfoot Glacier to the right.

plein air painting
Plein air painting Crowfoot Mtn. at Helen Lake trailhead across from Crowfoot Glacier viewpoint

Kona’s “sister” silk artist plein air painting Crowfoot Mtn. on a better weather day