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Cascade River as it makes its way down to Lake Minnewanka.A favorite flower of mine - the Ladies Slipper.Usually Clematis are difficult to photograph but these ones were short for some reason.The Stewart Canyon hike is good, albeit with limited views down to the river. Apparently there is a decommissioned trail that runs a bit closer to the edge.This is where the Stewart Canyon trail is washed out by the drainage that we wish to ascend. I'm not sure if the trail continues past this point or not.The debris was fairly easy to navigate around considering how bad it could have been! I think the flood in 2013 flushed the creek out for the most part.I can only imagine what a hellish place this was in June of 2013! Fun to walk through now though!Bolted routes go up the walls on our left.Interesting terrain.This rope was partially pulled down - the other end is dangling high on the face.Another stuck rope was a bit higher up the drainage! Not sure if folks are still working on routes here or why there's so many ropes left behind.Looking back down the drainage you can see that these bolted climbs aren't easy (on the right).Getting higher the drainage opens up again.It's surprising how much height we gained in the main creek bed - this is looking back.It's not all fun and games - there is more debris above the choke point / narrow canyon.