Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011

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Wapta Icefield Traverse -April/2011
Created On: May 17, 2011
Last Edited On: May 23, 2011

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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Bill Reed

Bill Reed - May 17, 2011 8:46 pm - Voted 10/10

Pretty sick......

Bill, thanks for sharing it. Looks like it was an epic journey as evidenced by the great photos!

Bill Kerr

Bill Kerr - May 17, 2011 10:34 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Pretty sick......

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.


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