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Mount Mackay (Attempt)
Kananaskis, Alberta
December 26, 2008

We attempted to snowshoe Mount Mackay but were hampered by the dense woods and deadfall. We turned back after ascending 400 m when we realized we were making poor progress.

Near our starting point, Mount Mackay in the centre

Mount Mackay appears above the trees.

Typical travel through the trees

Fallen trees made going slow.

Dinah tries to keep her face warm

A natural Christmas decoration

Heading back, we see part of Mount Kidd through the trees.

The Wedge

Back at the start, Mount Mackay (mouse over) and The Wedge

Mount McDougall and Little McDougall

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