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Final Approach to the Summit of Mount Allenby # 9637

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Date: 1996.07.28
Vantage Point: From the minor SE summit

Caption: The west ridge leading to the summit of Mount Allenby

PhotoDescr: See trip report #1484: during the February winter trip, we had managed to gain the south summit (from which this photograph was taken), but it had taken too long to reach this eminence, the days were short, and the cornices on the ridge intervening between us and the true summit were somewhat intimidating. So we retreated.

Later on, at the end of July, we were back, and the ridge was much less daunting; nevertheless, it held some interesting scrambling problems.

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