Mount Burstall
Kananaskis, Alberta
August 9, 2002

A short trip that offers a variety of challenges and great views. Difficult and exposed, it's not for beginners. The point at which you leave the trail was farther than I expected. The trail is faint but there is a small cairn (175268).

KML Track


Looking down the avalanche slope we ascended


Gusty Peak


View of Mount Burstall after reaching the ridge


Hiking up from the ridge crest


Climbing to the next ridge


After going over the ridge, there's not much of a trail on a ledge given the exposure but it's enough


Same as above but taken farther along the trail


Ascending the crack in the slab


Birdwood Peak, Pigstail and Commonwealth Peak


Almost at the top


Dinah relaxes by the summit cairn


Cegnfs and Mount Murray


Descending the crack


Dinah runs down the scree


82 J/14 Spray Lakes

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