Lys Ridge


 

Trip Details
Mountain Range: 
Mountain Subrange: 
Attained Summit?: 
Yes
Trip Date: 
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Summit Elevation (m): 
2,522
Summit Elevation (ft): 
8,274
Elevation Gain (m): 
1500
Round Trip Time: 
11.00
Total Distance (km): 
24.00
Quick 'n Easy Rating: 
Class 3 : you fall, you break your leg
Difficulty Notes: 

The crux is the three river crossings each way to Ruby Lake or the long traverse via West Castle Mountain

Map
Trip Report

After scrambling to the summit of West Castle Mountain, Phil Richards and I had a decision to make. Should we continue the long (long!) traverse to the south end of Lys Ridge, or turn back and call it a day? Obviously we decided to continue. ;)

 


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