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Mount Athabasca May 08
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Mount Athabasca May 08

 
Mount Athabasca May 08

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Object Title: Mount Athabasca May 08

Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing

 

Page By: Jakester

Created/Edited: May 27, 2008 / May 27, 2008

Object ID: 407112

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Bad Weather and Avalanches

Memorial Weekend up in Canada. Long road trip to Jasper National Park to attempt a summit of Mount Athabasca with the Spokane Mountaineers. Avalanche danger turned us around at 9,500 feet. On the way down we heard many avalaches around us, confirming our decision.

Images


Glacier Fed Lake

Glacier Fed Lake

Glissade

Glissade

Descending

Descending

Descending

Descending

Icefall

Icefall

Climbing

Climbing

Jace at 9,500 ft

Jace at 9,500 ft

AA Col Route

AA Col Route

Sea of White

Sea of White

Foggy Moraine

Foggy Moraine

Cliff in the Clouds

Cliff in the Clouds




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