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Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011

Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011

Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011

Page Type: Album

Object Title: Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011

Image Type(s): Alpine Climbing, Skiing, Scenery


Page By: Bill Kerr

Created/Edited: May 17, 2011 / May 23, 2011

Object ID: 716487

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Page Score: 81.84% - 14 Votes 

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Wapta Traverse April 28 to May 1/2011

Four day traverse from Bow Lake over the icefields to exit at West Louise Lodge on Highway 1.(Sherbrooke Lake exit)
About 40 km and about 1500 m of elevation gain and loss.(additional 250 m if do Mount Balfour)
Stayed at Bow Hut, Balfour hut and Scott Duncan hut.

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More pictures at Wapta traverse 2011



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Bill ReedPretty sick......

Bill Reed

Voted 10/10

Bill, thanks for sharing it. Looks like it was an epic journey as evidenced by the great photos!
Posted May 17, 2011 8:46 pm

Bill KerrRe: Pretty sick......

Bill Kerr

Hasn't voted

Bill - Thanks for the comment. It was a great trip, lots of snow and generally good weather given that we just picked the days on the calendar. A good adventure that every backcountry skier would love to do.

Posted May 17, 2011 10:34 pm

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