Walcott Peak
Formerly Mount Burgess
Field, B.C.
August 7, 2002

The North Summit of Mount Burgess is a straightforward scramble, although I would rate it moderate rather than easy. Views are limited on the ascent because much time is spent in a gully.

KML Track


Mount Burgess seen from Mount Stephen


The ascent gully seen from the trail


Starting up the gully


Looking back


Slogging up the gully


Looking down the gully


Steep climbing


Waterfall


After leaving the gully we hit snow


Emerald Lake


On the ridge leading to the north summit


North summit ahead


On the north summit: south summit in the background


82 N/7 Golden, 82 N/8 Lake Louise

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