View from the south summit

Mount Yukness
Field, B.C.
July 27, 2002

This is not a particularly challenging scramble, but the area displays unique
scenery worth seeing.
After climbing the south summit we returned to the col
and made our way to the lower north summit.


The north peak seen from Lake O'Hara


Looking back at Mary Lake as we hiked up to the plateau


Stopping on the trail


One of the lakes on theplateau


The trail is well-maintained


Mount Yukness from the plateau


Looking back at Hungabee Lake


The ascent up Yukness begins at Opabin Lake


Ascending the scree above the lake


Scrambling up


Oesa Lake seen from the col


Traversing ledges below the ridge


Crossing a gully. Opabin Lake below.


On the ridge


Myself, Carolyn, Dinah, Philip's friend, Philip and Wayne on the south summit


We started back for the north summit


Scrambling up a pinnacle: overhanging rock made it tricky


On top of the pinnacle


On the north summit


View from the north summit


Awesome scenery as we descended


Taking a break on the way back


82 N/8 Lake Louise

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