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Lillooet Icefield

Bridge Pk in the far back.jpg

Camp Below Bridge Peak

Do not attempt this trip unless you have some solid experience with camping and survival in winter conditions, navigation over gnarly terrain, and a certain degree of confidence in own abilities in an unfamiliar landscape. I actually decided to create a new difficulty category for this trip -> extreme (relative to, say biking the cherry blossoms 🙂 ). It taught me so much about human vulnerability in the grips of nature and why indigenous peoples typically revered mountains but stayed away from them, especially in winter. Continue reading