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The Guardian of Wilcox Peak # 8633

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Date: 2006.07.03
Vantage Point: From south ridgeline of Wilcox Peak

Caption: A bighorn ram takes his ease on the summit ridge of Wilcox Peak.

PhotoDescr: The day after climbing the President in Yoho National Park, a group from the Grant MacEwan Mountain Club abandoned plans to attempt Athabasca because of marginal conditions (hot weather with no overnight freeze) and scrambled Wilcox Peak instead. Even with the perfect weather, we met only three other people on the usually popular scramble.

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