Vaayu (Wind), 5 years old, on ridge to Heart Mtn. on Thanksgiving Day. Below, Kona looking at rest of the traverse over Grant MacEwan Peak from Heart summit.
Kona still having fun after being hauled / pushed up the crux chimney. Mt. Neptuak (Valley of Ten Peaks peak 9), Eiffel Peak, Pinnacle Peak, Wenkchemna Peak (peak 10) (climbed by Kona’s “dad” in 1988), and Mt. Hungabee (climbed in 1986).
Below, hordes of peak ascenders on summit ridge (counted 59 summiters this late July day); and view of peaks 4 to 9 (Tonsa, Perren / Sapta, Allen / Shappee, Tuzo / Sagowa, Deltaform / Saknowa, and Neptuak) from summit.
Below, Kona on slightly higher snow cap; and summit view to Consolation Lakes and Tower of Bable at lower left, Mt. Bable and Mt. Fay (peak 1/ Heejee) at centre, Mt. Little (peak 2 / Nom).
Below, view of Temple and Eiffel from Mt. Bable in 1984, ascending the Fay Glacier on the first ascent route to Babel; and crux chimney on Temple.
Above, on summit on late July day with Mt. Temple upper part of normal scramble route behind.
Below, view of summit from high point along ridge, Eiffel Tower at left.
Below, chilled refreshments on a hot day.
Below, Kona near summit enjoying the climb.
Below, on descent with Tower of Babel, Mt. Bable, Mt. Fay and Fay Glacier above Moraine Lake. And artistic impression of view from Larch Valley.
Below, close-ups of corniced Mt. Fay after north face ice climb in 1988 and artistic impression from top of rappel descent route.
Mandy (3-1/2 yrs) on Prairie Mountain in late July. Moose Mountain behind. Below, Kona relaxing on summit. A snow patch would be nice.