Shawn Lyons: Turnagain Pass Hiking

Looking across Turnagain Pass from Iditarod Historical Trail while hiking in the Turnagain Pass area August, 2013.
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A meadow along Iditarod Historical Trail. Hiking in the Turnagain Pass area on the Historic Iditarod Trail, August 2013.
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One of the bridges along Iditarod Historical Trail. Hiking in the Turnagain Pass area on the Historic Iditarod Trail, August 2013.
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Iditarod Historical Trail swinging down toward Ingram Creek with Turnagain Arm in the distance. Hiking in the Turnagain Pass area on the Historic Iditarod Trail, August 2013.
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Looking across Turnagain Pass from Iditarod Historical Trail.
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Climbing out of the brush into the more open country above with Turnagain Arm and Blueberry Peak in the background.
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Approaching the top of the first buttress on a ridge above Turnagain Pass.
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The first summit on the ridge (on the left) with rocky pyramid of Kickstep Mountain in the middle left and Center Ridge Valley on the right.
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Approaching the first summit on the ridge above Turnagain Pass. .
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On the summit with Kickstep Mountain just peeking over the rocks in the center right and Center Ridge valley on the right.
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Looking toward the summit of Kickstep Mountain from the first summit along its long 3.5-mile-long western ridge.
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Overlooking Turnagain Pass and Turnagain Arm on the descent.
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The face of Kickstep MountainÕs west ridge as seen from the where one begins climbing from the trail. (Our route took us up the ridge in the middle right and down the skyline on the left.)
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Craig Medred