Mt. Chester (1150 m gain)

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Kona on Mt. Chester July 1st – The Fortress behind

Kona on Mt. Chester (elev. 3054 m) on Canada Day July 1st weekend. Gusty Peak and The Fortress immediately behind. Mt. Kidd at centre background.

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Kona at top of snow gulley on Mt. Chester

Good snow in gully for step-kicking up and glissading down. Mt. Smuts, The Fist, Mt. Shark and Tent Ridge at left. Mt. Nestor and Old Goat Mtn. just right of centre, shoulder of Mt. Galatea at right.

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Kona and Gunther at top of snow gulley on Mt. Chester

Gunther (4 yrs) at col on way up.

Mt. Assiniboine from Mt. Chester

Close-up of The Fist, Tent Ridge and Mt. Shark with ‘11,000ers’ Mt. Assiniboine and Mt. Lunette rising up behind.

Mt. Assiniboine oil 12×16 1993 KrisT

Artistic impression of Mt. Assiniboine from near ACC Hind hut.

Tent Ridge (823 m gain)

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Kona, Ben and Buddy on Tent Ridge

Kona, Ben and Buddy on Tent Ridge Horseshoe hike. View to west, l. to r., Mt. Engadine, The Tower and Mt. Galatea, with part of Gusty Peak and Mt. Chester. Rummel Lake behind Kona’s head.

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Roxie, Ben or Buddy and Kona on Tent Ridge

Roxie, Ben (or Buddy) and Kona on Tent Ridge view to north, snow-capped Mt. Nestor and Old Goat Mtn. past Spray Lake Reservoir. Mt. Buller to right of Spray Lake and snow-capped Mt. Lougheed peaks 1 & 2 and Mt. Sparrowhawk behind.

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Kona on Tent Ridge – The Fist and Mt. Smuts behind

Kona on first peak of Tent Ridge. The Fist directly behind with snowy Mt. Smuts behind and ridge to Mt. Birdwood at left.

Descending Old Goat Mountain July 27, 1996

View of Tent Ridge at extreme right in notch between Mt. Nestor and snow slope on Old Goat Mountain July 27, 1996. Mt. Sir Douglas, Mt. Birdwood and Mt. Smuts behind Tent Ridge. Spray Lake Reservoir at left.

Mount James Walker (1300 m elev. gain)

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Layla on Mount James Walker

Layla on Mount James Walker.

Kona on Mount James Walker in August

Kona (2 yrs) on Mount James Walker. Mount Chester, Gusty Peak and Mount Galatea behind.

Mount James Walker outlier Sept 1996

A prominent outlier of Mount James Walker, visible from highway below, with Opal Ridge and Opal Range peaks behind, Sept. 2, 1996.