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Yamnuska and Nanny Goat Buttress from Door Jamb # 6804

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Date: 2005.06.04
Vantage Point: From summit of Door Jamb Mountain

Caption: Yamnuska's flat face towers over the Bow Valley, with the upper part of Nanny Goat Buttress in the foreground.

PhotoDescr: Door Jamb Mountain and Loder Peak are the two southernmost bumps on the ridge that heads north from the Continental Lime plant in the Bow Valley. Yamnuska is part of a connecting ridge. Nanny Goat Buttress, which has several multipitch sport-climbing routes, is a ridge ending at the summit of Loder.

A group from the Grant MacEwan Mountain Club scrambled up the south ridge of Door Jamb, some going as far as Loder Peak, as part of the club's annual summer season kickoff campout, the Owl Prowl and Howl. See the trip report for more details.

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