Mount Smuts (2,938-m) via South Ridge (Class-5 Scramble)

Mount Smuts is a 2,938-meter (9,639-foot) peak located in the Spray Range of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. It is a dramatic shark-tooth peak composed of near-vertical strata of the Palliser limestone formation. Situated directly on the Continental Divide (also the border of Alberta and British Columbia), Mount Smuts serves as a triple boundary point shared by … Continue reading…

Mount Galwey (2,348-m) via West Face (Class-3 Scramble)

  Mount Galwey is a 2,348-meter (7,703-foot) peak in Waterton National Park of southern Alberta. It is a sharp tower of buff-coloured shale rising above barren hills of bright red rock. The summit appears impossible to achieve without technical gear, but there is actually a weakness on the mountain’s western … Continue reading…