Heart Mtn east ridge (gain about 875 m)

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Kona on east ridge of Heart Mtn. / Grant MacEwan Peak in mid-April. Door Jamb Mtn., Loder Peak, Goat Mtn. and Mt. Yamnuska in background. McConnell Ridge (Barrier Lake Fire Lookout) below foreground.

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Kona on east ridge of Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak in April

Returning over the ridge.

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Mt. Yamnuska from Heart Mountain 12×16 oil KrisT 2005

Artistic impression of Mt. Yamnuska from Heart Mtn. circa 2005.

Morrowmount (Jura) Peak (1220 m elev. gain)

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Kona and Riley on Morrowmount / Jura Peak

Kona (2 yrs) and Riley (6 yrs) on Morrowmount (Jura Peak). 21.5 km return up Jura Creek. Yamnuska upper descent routes in scree at left. Goat Mtn., Loder peak at right, behind Old Fort peak on this ridge.

Midnight Peak (920 m elev. gain)

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Kona on Midnight Peak in late February

Kona on Midnight Peak ascended from Baldy Pass in late February. Mount Baldy and McConnell Ridge directly behind. Further back are Door Jamb Mountain, Loder Peak, Goat Mountain and Mt. Yamnuska at right. Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak traverse at left just below Mt. Fable.

Grant MacEwan Peak / Heart Mountain (875 m elev. gain)

Buddy on Heart Mountain
Buddy on Heart Mountain

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
Kona on Heart Mountain Grant MacEwan Peak

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 on Grant MacEwan Peak Heart Mountain
Riley on Grant MacEwan Peak Heart Mountain

Riley near high point of Heart Mountain / Grant MacEwan Peak traverse on January 1st.