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Valley Lake from Valley Lake Trail. In the distance Mt. Victor, 12,254 ft., to the north is on the left, and an unnamed mountain on the right.
Oct 11, 2021 near Big Sandy, WY
Look for the faint Valley Lake Trail in the grass, when turning off the CDT to hike this unsigned trail.
Oct 11, 2021 near Big Sandy, WY
Victor Lake, looking northeast on Victor Lake Trail. Mount Victor, 12,254 ft., is the mountain on the left.
Oct 11, 2021 near Pinedale, WY
Heading north through the meadows to Victor Lake on Victor Lake Trail, Mount Victor, 12,254 ft., appears to the northeast (right).
Oct 11, 2021 near Pinedale, WY
Although its summit is in the clouds, Nigel Peak, 10,534 ft., can be seen to the northeast from Wilcox Pass Trail.
Oct 9, 2021 near Jasper…, AB
Wilcox Pass Trail starts off in the beautiful fir forest.
Oct 9, 2021 near Jasper…, AB
Left to right - Athabasca Glacier, Snow Dome (hidden in clouds), Dome Glacier, Mt. Kitchener, and Mt. K2, looking southwest past meadows of Mount Wilcox. Snow Dome, the North American triple divide, sends water to the Arctic, Pacific, and Atlantic Oceans.
Oct 9, 2021 near Jasper…, AB
A creek cascades down the upper slopes of Mount Wilcox, to the southwest of the trail. Higher up, the trail crosses this creek.
Oct 9, 2021 near Jasper…, AB
Tangle Ridge is seen in the distance at Wilcox Pass, looking northwest.
Oct 9, 2021 near Jasper…, AB
Frost on the willows, new snow on the mountains, moon setting in the blue bird sky.  Leaving Willow Creek trail camp, headed for Wellbourne on a chilly, perfect, early late August morning
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
Snake Indian River, just upstream of Wellbourne Falls.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
Well marked and bridged Wellbourne Creek. With signs and bridges like this, one could forget they're in remote wilderness.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
The double peaked Rajah, 9,901 ft. Seen from Wellbourne trail camp when looking south-southwest on the banks of the Snake Indian River.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
Beautiful, turquoise Snake Indian River and rugged mountains into the distance in the North Boundary Trail backcountry.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
Pretty creek in the beautiful sunlit fir forest along the North Boundary Trail.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
The double peaked mountain (left) is The Rajah, 9,901 ft. Mt. Simla, 9,140 ft., is on the right, looking south from just east of Blue Creek trail camp.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
The Blue Creek crossing in late August. Mount Simla, 9,140 ft., is the mountain (left) nearby to the south.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB
The serene, remote wilderness beauty of the turquoise Snake Indian River meandering through lush, green subalpine meadows surrounded by rugged peaks dusted with August snow.
Oct 2, 2021 near Hinton, AB