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Peak(s):  "Cupid"  -  13,117 feet
Sniktau, Mt  -  13,234 feet
Post Date:  07/31/2011
Date Climbed:   07/18/2011
Posted By:  Markwise

 Sniktau and Cupid from Loveland Pass     

My full trip report with GPX track, photo slideshow, and YouTube videos is on my own blog. I put a lot of time putting it together there so I apologize for linking you, but it was too much work to do that in both places. I have at least uploaded a few teaser photos here.


The highway of a trail from Loveland Pass to Point 12915

A look at more of the trail up to Point 12915

I didn't get a photo of the cairn, but there is an obvious cairn marking the trail over to Cupid. This photo shows that trail.

This photo is looking back from the previous photo. There was a minor snowpatch behind for us to traverse on the way to Cupid.

On the summit of Cupid. Its like Bross only with more grass and marmots.

Beautiful views from Cupid

Starting out from Point 12915 towards Sniktau

Past the 13er bump between Sniktau and Point 12915, Sniktau's summit awaits us.

I70 and the Eisenhower Tunnel from Sniktau

This was on the other side of Loveland Pass. A huge patch of snow to check out.

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