Wapta Traverse

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Glacier Ski/Snowboard - Wapta Traverse

Wapta Traverse

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  • Sat, Mar 22, 2008 — Sun, Mar 30, 2008
  • Backcountry Skiing
  • Adults
  • M3G Mountain 3 Glacier Ski
  • Mileage: 28.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,400 ft
6:00 PM at Lake Louise ACC hostel
This will be a variation of the classic traverse. First night (Sat) will be in the Lake Louise hostel. Sunday night in the Bow hut. Monday we will ski both North and South Rhonda continue to the Peyto hut. Tuesday we will ski the Baker glacier and spend a second night at the Peyto hut. Wed we will travel to the Balfour hut for 2 nights. Thursday we will ski the Diableret glacier. Friday we travel to the Scott Duncan hut and Saturday ski down the Balfour glacier and travel out over Hector Lake. We will stay overnight in Golden and travel home on Sunday.
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Wapta Traverse


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