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Mount Murchison and the North Saskatchewan River # 2141

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Date: 2002.07.21
Vantage Point: From west bank of North Saskatchewan north of Glacier Lake trail bridge

Caption: The North Saskatchewan throws up standing waves as it squeezes through a canyon with Mount Murchison in the distance.

PhotoDescr: Just before this section of river there is a STOP sign on the east bank, by the pullout and portage for river traffic. This picture was taken on the return from a three-day backpack to the Valley of Lakes.

Rick Collier's route description for Mount Murchison contains much interesting background information on the mountain.

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