Daly, Mount


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Friday, September 25, 2009
Summit Elevation (m): 
3,152
Summit Elevation (ft): 
10,342
Elevation Gain (m): 
1700
Total Distance (km): 
35.00
Difficulty Notes: 

If there's snow on the upper traverse / crux this is no longer a scramble and can be dangerous. Wait until its completely dry.

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Trip Report

On September 25 2009 my brother Rod and I headed into Sherbrooke Lake and beyond in Yoho National Park to see what all the fuss over Niles Meadows and it's neighboring peaks, Mount Daly and Niles was. The fuss is well founded, as it turns out! The hike to Sherbrooke Lake gained more elevation than I expected. We gained about 200 vertical meters before the lake already - and felt it with the bigger packs! Rod is a flat lander from Winnipeg and he did pretty darn good considering! Just wait till he turns 30... ;-)

 


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