Ahern Peak NE summit view

Perhaps the most impressive view from the top of Ahern Peak is to the northeast. The east face is STEEP - from this point it's some 3,700 down to beautiful Helen Lake. The entire expanse of the Ptarmigan-Iceberg Wall is visible high above the opposite shore of Helen Lake - in this photo, the B-7 Pillar is just in frame on the extreme right of the wall. Far off in the distance, Elizabeth Lake sits below and to the left of the red bulk of Seward Mountain, with the multiple summits of Gable Mountain rising directly behind.

August 9, 2010

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mike_lindacher

mike_lindacher - Jan 3, 2013 12:17 pm - Voted 10/10

so cool ....

can't wait for a return. landslides blocked going to the sun for most of my recent trip. was planning to get up here....

distressbark

distressbark - Jan 3, 2013 10:27 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: so cool ....

Sorry to hear that! Photos of the mudslides were quite impressive.

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