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.
The ice routes in this area include:
This area is located where the Kananaskis Trail Highway 40 meets up the the Smith-Dorrien Spray Trail.
Weather station 9.4 miles from here
2 Total Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Spray Mountains (Ice)
WI8 A5+ X North America
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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
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