Kona on “The Orphan” with Middle Sister upper scramble slopes and Little Sister (not a scramble) behind, in late July with some fresh snow on higher peaks.
Views to Mts. Nestor and Old Goat Mtn. across Spray Reservoir.
Rimwall Summit from Boulder Pass.
View of “The Orphan” above scree slopes just left of centre from Middle Sister Jun 12, 2017. A common approach route to Middle Sister nowadays is via The Orphan from the Spray Lake side instead of up the boulder-filled creek on the Canmore side.
Kona on Middle Sister in early June. Little Sister (Hope), Wind Ridge and Pigeon Mountain behind.
View towards Wind Tower, Rimwall Summit, Mt. Lougheed peaks 1 and 2, Mt. Sparrowhawk, and beer cooling in snow.
View to adjoining ridge with Ship’s Prow and Mt. Lawrence Grassi.
Quick descent down snow slopes. French and Robertson glaciers left of 3,406 m Mt. Sir Douglas, Mt. Birdwood, Mt. Nestor and Old Goat Mtn. on skyline. The Orphan (alternate approach) above the scree slopes.
Kona enjoying the snow.
Mort Morrow’s summit register tribute and less developed Canmore in 1988.
Close-up of Wind Tower, Mt. Lougheed 1 and 2, and Mt. Sparrowhawk.