Gators were useful in some snowy parts, no snowshoes needed. On a monté par la crête gauche et redescendue par la droite. This track is accessed by car from the the Tagish Road. Explored the south rocks and had wonderful views of Nares and Carcross. With its flowy single track and alpine trails just begging to be ridden, the mountain will thrill riders whether … Image of meadow, dramatic, fresh - 195940937 Nares River. Has anyone been up here lately? Mountain (climbing) weather forecasts for 3 elevations of Mount Nares, Churchill Mountains, Antarctica Ranges, Antarctica. Minister of Highways and Public Works Richard Mostyn and Carcross/Tagish First Nations’ Deputy Chief Maria Benoit officially opened the bridge today alongside the project teams from the the Carcross/Tagish Development Corporation and Ruskin Construction Ltd and the Government of Yukon today. Had quite the experience today attempting to hike Nares. Its a bit intimidating looking at your walk down but the views of nares lake and carcross are amazing! Timberlake Collection. It was getting very difficult to climb the steeper ridge sections in snowshoes and it would have been near impossible to get up without snowshoes. My first solo hike in the Yukon was not a difficult hike, but long one to the Tally-Ho mountain summit. Bob June 20, 2016 Signal Corps CARCROSS, YT. We saw our first crocuses of the season! The building was demolished in the 1990s. From Carcross head north and turn right onto the Tagish Road #8. Montée assez difficile mais en vaut la peine, grand terrain de jeux au sommet pour plusieurs point de vue de tout les côté. Download this stock image: View of Carcross, Nares Lake and Mountains, Yukon Territory, Canada - FPA05R from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors. This is not the true Nares Mountain summit but the views are great and lots of area to explore. Basically take the regular route, and when you're cool with it, just cut left and hit the peaks. Trail easy to follow. Snowshoes shouldn't be necessary; however, at least gaters would be useful in keeping any snow out of your boots. Start at the same parking lot, and after about 200 yards the trail branches. CARIBOU MOUNTAIN IN BACKGROUND. Geana August 28, 2016 We hiked up Nares Mountain on July 6, 2015, following the left hand ridge up and down. Beautiful hike! road up to trailhead was plowed and hard packed although with this melt, next weekend might not be so good. Just shy of six kilometres tall, the sights on this bucket-list-worthy hike are just as impressive as the height itself! Took a good look at the mountain from Carcross and could see the top was snow and fog-covered, so tempered my expectations and decided to not go the whole way up. Rate this Adventure 5 miles 3280.8 ft gain - Loop Trail. I'm afraid we only got half way up...where the ridge officially begins. Through a programme called "SingleTrack to Success", local First Nations youth have built an extensive network of mountain bike trails on nearby Montana Mountain. but we found a path through the trees on the north side half way up that we followed for a short while that helped us avoid a particularly steep rocky section on the ridge. Jenny August 13, 2012 We could walk on top of the snow, but others had sunk deep on a warmer day. Saw one eagle and it was a beautiful day for a hike :). Spotted two sheep from the summit, 4 hr rnd trip (moving time), doesn't include nap). What I can say is you spend less time in the trees by going left but the views on the right are much nicer when you get them. At the summit, there are amazing views of the alpine slopes of Brute, Montana and Caribou Mountains. all in all, a beauty day. Gorgeous river with mountain views We took a small hike up Nares mountain where you can get awesome views of the river and mountains in the background. Nearby Hotels. If you are afraid of heights dont go! Good trail up to treeline in dusting of snow with snow increasing to up to 40cm in pockets at different spots once on the ridge. CR May 12, 2015 Fish Lake Trail. Did lose the trail at one point and also saw a mother grizz and cub on the same slop as us so be careful at this time of year! A local was extremely generous and helped us get unstuck. Some ice at the beginning which cleats helped with. Awesome views all around, Bennett Lake not frozen. Download this stock image: Nares Mountain, Yukon Territory, Canada; Country road in autumn - BE0H3T from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors. Peter October 2, 2012 Hike up is steep with loose rocks and poles recommended. We saw a little black bear about 3/4 of the way back down. Image of outside, america, outdoors - 195941082 Read more Hiked Nares Mountain on Saturday April 15th. Please avoid this area between April 1 … Shailyn June 3, 2018 We made it about halfway up the ridge before deciding to turn back. Crocuses still out! A few patchy spots of snow at the top but otherwise dry. If you plan on hiking Nares anytime soon, BRING SNOWSHOES and good luck. CARIBOU MOUNTAIN IN BACKGROUND. awesome hike today. SNOW COVERED NARES MOUNTAIN IN CARCROSS. Yukon ; Carcross ; Things to Do in Carcross ; Nares River; Search. Follow the same route as the summer route described above. It didn’t feel as steep as Caribou Mountain but it’s a longer grind along the ridge to the top. Then he went down into a creek valley. About 5 hours round trip with lots of wandering around on the plateau to max out on the sightseeing. Mountain Nares Mountain Mount Lorne Caribou Mou ntai Minto Mtn Emerald "\ Lake b C "9 M a r s h L a k e W i n d y A r W e s t A r m m Racine Lake T a k u A r m N a r es L k!(! Timberlake Collection . We began hiking at 10 am and had the summit to ourselves. It takes about 1.5 to 3 hours just to get to the base of the mountain to hike up; in total it took 6.5 hours round trip, but could take longer depending … Great cardio!! Return Time: 4.5 hours Record your own itinerary from the Wikiloc app, upload the trail and share it with the community. This is also the start of the climb to 'Mountain Hero' Trail (IMBA Epic Trail). Hiked Nares 29th July, lovely well worn trail, steep in parts but once up on the open ridge it’s smooth sailing. We enjoyed our van tour to the Yukon with Max. Jessica June 29, 2017 From the main high point there are great 360 degree views. It didn’t feel as steep as Caribou Mountain but it’s a longer grind along the ridge to the top. EXTENDED LOOP OPTION: Nares Mountain är ett berg i Kanada. Glad we had bear spray, of course. to get to the best views you have to go off trail so make sure to remember where the trail is you don’t get lost up there! If you’re up for an all-day epic, the Mountain Hero trail retraces the steps of a 105-year old mule trail that was built to haul supplies for the construction of a tramway. There were only a couple of small patches of snow left. The whole trip was 12.6 km with 1390 meters total elevation gain. The road looks like a private driveway and the sign (as well as the Blattas Point Road sign) is several meters off the Choutla Subdivision Rd. With higher temperatures we thought it would be a great day to do it. Nares Mountain. Finally hiked Nares! Pippa May 29, 2012 Difficulty: Moderate Accessible by car and not much frequented by hikers it provides a magical wilderness experience. awesome hike! kyliestravel May 28, 2017 Very steep. It's become a not-so-secret mountain biking hotspot with all the ingredients for fantastic rides. Saw some caribou from the top as well as six sheep across the valley. Grey Mountain, Whitehorse. Hubby and I hiked this today. 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