View below the summit block
A long hike in and a long scramble on loose rock led to great views which we mostly missed because of poor weather. The coordinates in the book, however, were wrong. They should be GR680624 for the bridge and GR704631 for the cairn where you leave the trail.
A snow squall blew in when we arrived on the summit but cleared on the plateau under the summit block. That's where I took the panorama.
Crossing the bridge
On the trail after the bridge
Isabelle Peak after hiking in 6.5 km and gaining 700 m
Starting up the lower slopes
Unnamed peak to the southwest
The first gully was an interesting, easy scramble
From here we work our way left below the ridge
Almost at the gully leading to the summit block
The crux: the gully below the summit is steep and exposed with loose rock.
I kept in the middle but Wayne ventured left.
View of the summit block from the plateau
As we scrambled up the summit block, it began to snow
Wayne and Dinah leave the summit cairn
Descending the steep gully/crux was treacherous after it snowed. Wet
moss didn't help matters.
On our return I checked out a small window (mouse over to zoom in). Haiduk Peak in the background.
Heading back down the trail
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