It's a long approach but well worth the views. We happened to climb it when there was a forest fire raging in the north, giving us surrealistic scenes but poor visibility. On the other hand we enjoyed warm temperatures, even on the summit.
After leaving Exshaw Creek to start up the drainage, Dinah Kruze, Anita Jelinski, and Kari Haas
stop for water
Looking back after reaching the top of the drainage
The girls scramble up the slabs
On the summit. A hazy Grotto Mountain in the background.
Leaving the summit along the ridge
Another view of the summit ridge
On the return, downclimbs slowed us down
Descending the drainage
Looking back at Mount Fable from the drainage
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