Mt. Baldy (700 m elev. gain)

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Kona on Mt. Baldy in early May

Kona and friend on Mt. Baldy in May – Mt. Lorette, Mary Barclay’s Mtn., Skogan Peak, Mt. McGillivray and Heart Mtn. / Grant MacEwan Peak across Hwy 40. Barrier Lake Reservoir below.

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Kona on final ridge of Mt. Baldy
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Kona and new friends on Mt. Baldy summit
Kona Baldy ridge descent May 2018
Kona descending Mt. Baldy ridge in early May – Barrier Lake Reservoir below

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.

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 Mtn.)

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Olive on Heart Mtn. / Grant MacEwan Peak

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.