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1971 Wedge from Hut
Timestamp Free: 2020.07.15 - 06:19:18
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges
  (2 days)     Elevation Gain: 1030m
Participants: Cliff Jennings, Ole Larsen
Difficulty: 4: Rope ice axe required for glacier travel. Crampons would add to safety.
Started from the cabin ascending Wedgemount Glacier. Traversed around West Cirque to South Slope. Ascended to ridge then East to peak.
[photo]Wedge01WedgemontLakecabin.jpg[caption]Cabin where we stayed overnight after traverse of Mt Weart[/photo]

[photo]Wedge02OleonWedgemontGlacier.jpg[caption]Ole roped up on Wedgemount Glacier[/photo]

[photo]Wedge03OleonWedgemontGlacier.jpg[caption]Ole roped up on Wedgemount Glacier[/photo]

[photo]Wedge04ValleyfromWestCirque.jpg[caption]Valley from below West Cirque[/photo]

[photo]Wedge05WestCirqueofWedge.jpg[caption]Below West Cirque[/photo]

[photo]Wedge06OleonWedgePeak.jpg[caption]First time on peak looking at Spearhead Range[/photo]

[photo]Wedge07OleonWedge.jpg[caption]Ole on peak looking down Weart Glacier[/photo]

[photo]Wedge08OleonWedgePeak.jpg[caption]Ole on peak[/photo]

[photo]Wedge09OleonWedgePeak.jpg[caption]Ole on peak[/photo]

[photo]Wedge10onWedgePeak.jpg[caption]Mt Weart above Wedgemount Glacier & Lake[/photo]

[photo]Wedge11SpearheadRange.jpg[caption]Spearhead Range from South slope where we sheltered from electrical storm[/photo]

[photo]Wedge12WhistlerValleyfromWedge.jpg[caption]Whistler Valley from south slope[/photo]

[photo]Wedge13OleonWedgePeak.jpg[caption]Ole on peak for second time after electrical storm[/photo]

[photo]Wedge14SpearheadRange.jpg[caption]Spearhead Range from Wedge Ridge[/photo]

[photo]Wedge15WedgeNorthFaceMtNeal.jpg[caption]Ole coming down off peak with Mt James Turner behind[/photo]

[photo]Wedge16OleWestCirqueofWedge.jpg[caption]West Cirque in clouds on our way down[/photo]

[photo]Wedge17nearcabin.jpg[caption]near the cabin in...

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