Columbia Icefield Area in Alberta, Canada

Mt. Athabasca

Mt. Athabasca

The summit of Mt. Athabasca

The summit of Mt. Athabasca

Saskatchewan Glacier from Mt. Athabasca

Saskatchewan Glacier from Mt. Athabasca

Mt. Athabasca AA col

Mt. Athabasca AA col

Crossing Athabasca River en route to Mt. Alberta area

Crossing Athabasca River en route to Mt. Alberta area

Crossing Athabasca River

Crossing Athabasca River

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En route to Mt. Wooly and Mt. Diadem base camp

En route to Mt. Wooly and Mt. Diadem base camp

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Mt Wooly on the left and Mt. Diadem on the right

Mt Wooly on the left and Mt. Diadem on the right

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Directly ahead is the Wooly’s shoulder, the pass leading to Mt. Alberta. It is a SLOG!

Directly ahead is the Wooly’s shoulder, the pass leading to Mt. Alberta. It is a SLOG!

Working our way up the Wooly’s Shoulder

Working our way up the Wooly’s Shoulder

Twins Tower from the Wooly’s Shoulder Pass

Twins Tower from the Wooly’s Shoulder Pass

Mount Alberta and approach to the ACC hut

Mount Alberta and approach to the ACC hut

ACC hut in front ot Mt. Little Alberta

ACC hut in front ot Mt. Little Alberta

The ACC hut and Mt. Alberta

The ACC hut and Mt. Alberta

The north side of Mt. Wooly

The north side of Mt. Wooly

Mt. Alberta from Wooly/Alberta col

Mt. Alberta from Wooly/Alberta col

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Mt. Alberta

Mt. Alberta

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Mt. Wooly

Mt. Wooly

Mt. Alberta

Mt. Alberta

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The Twins, Twins Tower and Mt. Columbia (on the right)

The Twins, Twins Tower and Mt. Columbia (on the right)

Mt. Alberta

Mt. Alberta

Mt. Little Alberta

Mt. Little Alberta

Mt. Kitchener and Snow Dome

Mt. Kitchener and Snow Dome

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Ascending Mt. Little Alberta

Ascending Mt. Little Alberta

Mt. Kitchener

Mt. Kitchener

Summit of Little Alberta 2,956m and Mt. Wooly behind

Summit of Little Alberta 2,956m and Mt. Wooly behind

The summit of Little Alberta

The summit of Little Alberta

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Mt. Alberta

Mt. Alberta

The Twins and Twins Tower

The Twins and Twins Tower

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Mt. Athabasca

Mt. Athabasca

Mt. Athabasca and Mt. Andromeda

Mt. Athabasca and Mt. Andromeda

On Nigel Peak

On Nigel Peak

Nigel Peak 3,211m

Nigel Peak 3,211m

View from the summit of Nigel Peak

View from the summit of Nigel Peak

Mt. Athabasca from Nigel Peak 3,211m

Mt. Athabasca from Nigel Peak 3,211m

Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefield from Nigel Peak 3,211m

Athabasca Glacier and Columbia Icefield from Nigel Peak 3,211m

Athabasca Glacier and Snow Dome from Nigel Peak

Athabasca Glacier and Snow Dome from Nigel Peak

Mt. Alberta, Mt. Wooly and Mt. Diaden from Nigel Peak

Mt. Alberta, Mt. Wooly and Mt. Diaden from Nigel Peak

Looking south from Nigel Peak

Looking south from Nigel Peak

The Icefield Parkway from Nigel Peak

The Icefield Parkway from Nigel Peak

The summit of Nigel Peak 3,211m

The summit of Nigel Peak 3,211m

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The summit of Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

The summit of Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

View to Mt. Brazeau (high peak in the centre) from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

View to Mt. Brazeau (high peak in the centre) from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

Snow Dome (left), Mt. Alberta, Mt Diadem (right) from Sunwapta Peak

Snow Dome (left), Mt. Alberta, Mt Diadem (right) from Sunwapta Peak

Sunwapta Peak

Sunwapta Peak

Mt. Edith Cavell in the distance (high peak left of centre) - looking north from Sunwapta Peak

Mt. Edith Cavell in the distance (high peak left of centre) - looking north from Sunwapta Peak

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Nigel Peak from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

Nigel Peak from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

Mt. Athabasca and Mt. Andromeda from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m

Mt. Athabasca and Mt. Andromeda from Sunwapta Peak 3,315m