Three Lakes Ridge (Rainy Traverse)


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Summit Elevation (m): 
2,430
Summit Elevation (ft): 
7,973
Elevation Gain (m): 
2200
Round Trip Time: 
12.00
Total Distance (km): 
33.00
Quick 'n Easy Rating: 
Class 3 : you fall, you break your leg
Difficulty Notes: 

The traverse from Rainy Ridge to Three Lakes Ridge is certainly more difficult than the ascent of Rainy Ridge although we didn't feel it was more than "moderate" via our route.

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Trip Report

After approaching the Middlepass Lakes and scrambling up Rainy Ridge it was time to traverse towards the creatively named, "Three Lakes Ridge" - the professional cartographers must have been on holidays when these peaks were monikered. devil Nugara mentions the traverse between Rainy and Three Lakes Ridge as doable but not highly recommended, especially in the direction we were going to be doing it. How difficult could it be right?

 


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