Mount Edith Cavell 2017-02-14T11:15:58+00:00

Mount Edith Cavell

East Ridge III 5.4

Mount Edith Cavell is one of the most iconic mountains in Jasper National Park. It’s towering North Face rises for 1600m above you as you approach the col for the East Ridge.

Climbing on the ridge will offer not only amazing view’s of the Rockies vista but a gate way to summiting your first 11,000 foot mountain. Stand on top of the World and join us on this unforgettable experience

What to expect

  • A Full day out in the Canadian Rockies (18km round trip)
  • All technical climbing gear provided
  • High amounts of exposure to the alpine environment
  • Reaching a summit elevation of 3363m (1580m gain)
  • Professional instruction on staying safe in an alpine environment
  • A friendly and professional guide with a thorough understanding of the

    area and current conditions

Who’s this trip for?

This trip is a great advanced alpine climb.

Ages 18 – 55+ with very good fitness.

  • Very Good fitness is defined as the ability to climb up to 5.6/5.7 rock. Walk over 15km with 13.5kg backpack and gain over 1500m of elevation

Equipment

Personal

Please bring:

  • Long pants and a few layers to cover up as the alpine environment can change very fast. (Check the gear list below and please let us know if you need any clothing or have any questions)
  • Lunch, snacks and fluids

Group Gear (provided)

  • Helmets
  • Harnesses
  • Climbing Hardware
  • Ropes
  • Emergency equipment
  • Backpacks

Timeline

  • 0330– Meeting with your guide

Meet guide and sign waivers, safety briefing. Please have all your clothing and lunch with you and be ready to roll!

  • 0430 – Arrive at trail head

Gear up and hike to the base of the route.

  • 1800 – Arrive back in the town of Jasper

Debrief and say good bye until the next time.

Gear List
Book Your Trip

Download the pre-trip info package