Crossing the High Divide -- Web Interface

Daly and Capitol Passes

Capitol Creek trailhead -- the start of the hike to Daly Pass, Capitol Pass, Capitol Lake and, for those so inclined, Capitol Peak. Capitol Creek trailhead
Another view of the trailhead with Capitol Peak in the distance. Capitol Creek trailhed with Capitol Peak in background
Signs marking the Capitol Ditch trailhead, just north of the Capitol Creek trailhead. Capitol Ditch trailhead
View of the descent into Capitol Creek valley from the trailhead. Fall color and early snow made this a beautiful and interesting hike. Capitol Creek valley from the trailhead
View from the Capitol Creek trail. View from Capitol Creek trail
Capitol Peak. Capitol Peak
Daly Pass -- the low spot on the snowy ridge -- from the Capitol Creek trail. Daly Pass from Capitol Creek trail
Snowy last climb to Daly Pass from the east. Last climb to Daly Pass
Capitol Pass from the Capitol Lake-Daly Pass junction. Capitol Pass from Capitol Lake-Daly Pass junction
Capitol Pass from Daly Pass trail, with Capitol Lake below. Punching through the snow was hard work, giving good inspiration to take many pictures. Capitol Pass from Daly Pass trail
View to the south from Capitol Pass. View to the south from Capitol Pass
View north into the Capitol Lake basin from Capitol Pass. View to the north from Capitol Pass
Updated: April 16, 2010
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