Fortress Mountain via Hedwall Lakes return Chester Lake

Date(s) - Wed Aug 07
7:00 am


Start from Chester Lake trailhead go up to Headwall Lakes climb scree to col then scramble up to Fortress one small crux to summit very little exposure. Return to col and drop down scree to above Chester lake. This will be a long day. May not be back till 6:00 pm

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Type: Hike

Level: A+   at A pace

Trip Leader: Bill Rowe

Total Distance (km): 17

Vertical Gain (m): 1240

Max Elevation (m): 3017

Duration (hrs): 10

Meet 10 minutes before 7:00 AM

Meet location: Canmore Nordic Centre

Cost ($): 7

Max Participants: 10 FULL


Earliest Signup: 8:00 pm Wednesday before trip

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