This area encompasses Mounts Murray, Smith-Dorrien, Black Prince, Warspite, Invincible, & Indefatigable. This is a large area with smears, drips, gullies, & the occasional pillar. Early season is best for most routes here, but in low snow years the approaches are not to bad.
This area is located where the Kananaskis Trail Highway 40 meets up the the Smith-Dorrien Spray Trail.
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Crux is serious, really prepare yourself mentally for this one. I climbed it in Five Ten approach shoes and as this was the chosen style during the first ascent, I would appreciate if crampons were not used on this route. I also free soloed the first ascent without preview on rappel, but if you need to rope up, it will probably go in about 6 pitches....[more] Browse More Classics in International