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Joffre Group (Matier Group)
Parent Area: Lillooet Ranges
 

Area: 154 sq km.   Location: Located on a 1-km high plateau, south of the western portion of the Duffey Lake Road. Terrain: This group is composed of a compact set of rugged mountains and glaciers. The largest glacier, Matier Glacier, is very steep at its bottom edge and located above Upper Joffre Lake, which can be reached via a well-maintained trail. The smaller Anniversery Glacier at the head of Cerise Creek can offer good powder skiing in the winter. The rock in the area is granitic, but varies from solid...more

Top Trips
Spring Ascent of Mt. Matier from Joffre Lake Gareth Evans
Mount Caspar from Van Horlick Road Ramsay Dyer
Mount Matier via Northwest Face - A Nice Steep Snow Climb Bram van Straaten
Cayoosh Southwest Ridge Laurent Mingo
Ski Traverse over Mount Kosengarten, head of Caspar Creek Robin Tivy
Tszil Crossover Attempt- When should one turn back? Robin Tivy
Climbing Joffre's Australian Couloir Gareth Evans
Gearwalking Joffre Peak: An Ascent of the East Face Mitch Sulkers
Caspar Creek Ski Trip: An Ascent of Mount Duke Andrew Rennie
Vantage Peak in Spring Greg Jones
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Top Photos
Matier Northeast Ridge at Sunrise Brian Wawro
Approaching summit of Vantage Peak Greg Jones
Mount Howard - Northeast Face Greg Jones
Joffre Group Panorama Paul Kubik
Joffre - Northwest Ridge in Spring Stephen Skog
Climbing the West Ridge of Slalok Todd Ponzini
Mount Duke from South Ridge of Vantage Peak Steve Sproule
Mount Caspar from the South Ramsay Dyer
Camping Out amongst the Joffre Group - Mount Hartzell Gareth Evans
Joffre at Dusk Scott Pomeroy
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