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The Wedge
Kananaskis, Alberta
June 25, 2000

We had trouble finding the trailhead and staying on the vague trail. We kept on the trail going up but lost it coming down. Once out of the trees, however, the trip was straightforward and enjoyable.


The Wedge seen from Wedge Pond


The north summit seen from the ridge


Hiking the ridge to the northeast face of The Wedge


After leaving the treeline, we soon started scrambling


On the north summit: Dale, Kari, Marina, and Anita


Hiking along the ridge after leaving the north summit


Studying the ridge leading to the true summit


View of the summit from above the crux


Kari nears the bottom of the crux


Marina on the true summit


Looking back at the north summit


Leaving the summit


Still coming down from summit


Marina scrambles back up the crux


Looking down at Dale as he studies the crux


Anita on the crux: the ridge narrows with a drop-off on both sides


Coming down from the south summit


Back on the grassy shoulder

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