Tower of Babel (450m elev. gain)

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Kona glad to be out of the loose ascent gully by 9am in late July – Moraine Lake below, Peaks Six thru Ten behind with Wenkchemna Pass right of centre and Eiffel Peak on far left.

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The rock sofa pose with Bident and one of the four Quadra peaks and glacier above Consolation Lakes. Panorama Ridge at left and Boom Mountain in centre distance.

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Mount Babel looming over the Tower.

 

Kona on Eiffel Peak (1200 m gain)

 

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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, 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.

 

Layla and Thor on Mt. Temple (1690 m elevation gain)

Layla and Thor on Temple

Layla and Thor on Mt. Temple. Moraine Lake and Valley of the Ten Peaks below. Tower of Babel (small peak) to left of Moraine Lake, adjoining from left to right РMt. Babel, Fay Glacier and Mount Fay (Peak 1), Mt. Little (Peak 2), Mt. Bowlen (Peak 3), Unnamed (Peak 3-1/2), Tonsa Peak (Peak 4). Consolation Valley to left of Mt. Babel with Panorama Peak, Mt. Bell, Bident Mountain and Quadra Mountain. Snow-capped Storm Mountain beyond Consolation Valley (upper left)