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Seracs on the Matier Icefall # 6676

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Date: 2005.05.07
Vantage Point: From north of the icefall above Upper Joffre Lake

Caption: Seracs on the Matier Icefall - May 2005

PhotoDescr: Taken on our way up onto the glacier to climb Joffre's Australian couloir (Southwest Gully). This is the toe of the Matier Glacier where it crumbles down toward Upper Joffre Lake in piles of bright blue rubble. We heard what sounded like a pretty impressive chunk calve off on the hike up, but it was stable as we climbed up past it.

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