Some of the Best Photos

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Camp during the Gold Range Traverse, the day after a storm.

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Tunnel Under the Ice (Mons to Mummery Traverse, 2003) (Photo by Mike Anderson)

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Threading through the seracs below Icefall Peak (Icefall Lodge 2011; skier Michelle Hegman; my favorite skiing photo of all time). The peak on the right is Valenciennes, and our 2015 Valenciennes camp was near treeline in front of that peak.

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Larry Dolecki on the face of La Clytte, Shark’s Gate at right. (April 2011)

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Threading through a Crevasse (Icefall Traverse 2012)

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Skiing on the Monashee (Jordan Range) Traverse; Rob Nachtwey skiing.

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The outhouse at Lyell Hut (by Elke Dratch)

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Descending the Southwest Lyell Glacier (by Harvey Brauer)

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The Mons Ice Cave (same as Ice Tunnel above, but in 2012).

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Stan skiing Oasis Pass. (Photo by Ben McShan)

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Climbing the West Wrong Glacier (Photo by Ben McShan)

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Kim Clark skiing a steep powder slope near the Continental Divide, from Valenciennes Base Camp.

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The skier’s paradise of the Lyell Icefield. The icefall here is Icefall Icefall. The ski run from the summit of Lyell 5 (peak near the center) to the cliff edge below the icefall toe, is 5000 feet vertical. Photo from near Valenciennes Mountain.

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A climb past a face that looked Andean. Later in this week near Valenciennes we climbed to the col just right of this face from the other side.

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