Be sure to check out Matt's trip
report. L to R on the 2571-metre summit of Evangeline Peak
are Sonny, Eric, Matt, Raff, Crux, Marta and Julie.
The group starts out from the
Not far from the trailhead is Big Horn
The group heads for the forested ridge
ahead. The top of Evangeline Peak is barely visible behind the
ridge a little to the right of centre.
Marta hikes up a cutblock.
Warden Rock is visible in the distance at centre.
The group bushwhacks up the forested
Marta takes a break on an open slope.
Evangeline Peak can be seen right behind her.
Julie climbs up to a false summit.
Marta pushes on up the broad ridge.
Eric, Matt, Raff and Crux tramp up
easy rubble. Rum Ridge provides a scenic backdrop to the south.
Crux looks on as Julie and Marta lead
the way up the ridge.
The ridge looks a bit more interesting
near the top.
Matt and Crux are the first to reach
the summit with Julie not far behind.
Limestone Mountain is about 16 kilometres away to the north.
Rum Ridge dominates the view to the
This is looking back down the broad
ridge that the group came up.
Raff, Marta, Eric and Julie relax on
Matt and Crux have the relaxing thing
down to an art.
Distance: 18.9 kilometres
Round-Trip Time: 8 hours 45 minutes
Net Elevation Gain: 996 metres
L to R on the 2571-metre summit of Evangeline Peak are Sonny, Eric, Matt, Raff, Crux, Marta and Julie.