Fairview Mountain

Fairview Mountain Summit Log (#21735)

  • Signed By: theyogiclimber
  • Date submitted: August 09, 2009
  • Date(s) climbed: August 7, 2009
  • Number of People Encountered:11-25 people
  • Recommend to a Friend: Highly

We were lucky with perfect clear skies and pleasant temperatures. We started around 8 am and summited by 11:30. Got back to the parking lot at Lake Louise around 2 pm. The trail was snow-free so this was an easy walk-up, so not sure why this is considered a scramble unless you encounter snow on the trail, or get off trail taking shortcuts. We were the first to the top on this day, followed shortly thereafter by a younger couple from Barcelona, Spain. The views of Temple, Deltaform, Haddo, Aberdeen, Lefroy, Victoria, Daly, and Hector are great. If I could return to hike this again, I would choose September when the many larch trees would be golden.

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