It was a nice day. Especially for October! The scree was a bit challenging with a bit of snow and ice on it. But that’s where hiking poles are the most useful.
The view from the top of Mount Bourgeau in Banff National Park on 29 August 2011. The hike up and down is a total of 24 km with an elevation gain of 1500 m. The weather and communication relay shack on the summit is obviously helicopter supported and runs on solar power and fuel cells. […]