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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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