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JW leads along the summit ridge of St. Nicholas - main summit is just ahead.There's some exposure on the ridge - note our approach tracks far below.Raf and JW on the summit of St. Nicholas.Vern on the summit of St. Nicholas.JW on the summit of St. Nicholas.JW carefully down climbs the crux from the summit of St. Nicholas.JW carefully down climbs the crux from the summit of St. Nicholas.JW carefully down climbs the crux from the summit of St. Nicholas.Raf down climbs the crux.The exposed summit ridge of St. Nicholas Peak.The exposed summit ridge of St. Nicholas Peak.The exposed summit ridge of St. Nicholas Peak.The rest of the traverse back to the Olive col is pretty tame compared to the summit crux.JW is outlined on the ridge back to the Olive col - the false summit is above.A gorgeous view back along the summit ridge of St. Nicholas.Arriving back at the Olive col, ready for the fast ski out.JW skis off the col down to the main ice field.JW skis off the col down to the main ice field.Skiing back along the west face of St. Nicholas Peak.