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Knapsack Col

Knapsack Col has a reputation as one of the hardest, but most scenic passes on the CDT. It’s technically an alternate, but who could pass it up?

As we approach, we debated the best approach - steep snow wall without ice axes or traction, or rock scramble?

Published on August 16, 2018

Taken with a Fujifilm X100F 23 mm focal length 1/1400″ at f/11 ISO 400