Ron Hanko's photos with the berg lake trail

Robson Pass Camp

Robson Pass Camp
This was our destination and our camp at Robson Pass with Rearguard Mountain in the background. We had a choice of campsites in the trees or in the open and opted for the latter on a account of the mosquitoes. My wife is enjoying a cup of tea, reward fo…
Added on July 31, 2018

Toboggan Creek

Toboggan Creek
Hiking from Berg Lake to our camp at Robson Pass, we crossed Toboggan Creek. There is the beginning of trail that follows the creek past Toboggan Falls up into Mumm Basin but we pressed on toward our campsite (see inset), stopping only for photos of a Sw…
Added on July 31, 2018

Mount Robson

Mount Robson
This is another photo taken from the scree slope which we crossed before descending to the Robson River floodplain and the shore of Berg Lake. We were finishing the last 6 km of our backpacking excursion to Berg Lake when this was taken.
Added on July 24, 2018

Looking Back

Looking Back
This is another photo taken from the scree slope visible in the main photo and looks back over the Robson River to Whitehorn Mountain.
Added on July 24, 2018

Looking Back

Looking Back
This photo was taken from the scree slope visible in the next photo. and looks back in the direction from which we had come. At this point we were nearing Berg Lake and the Robson River floodplain below the lake. I believe the peak in the photo is White…
Added on July 24, 2018

Robson River

Robson River
This is the Robson River at the Emperor Falls campsite. We were hiking the Berg Lake trail in Mount Robson Provincial Park and had had come 18 km over two days when the photo was taken. We had 6 km still to go and had stopped for lunch here. The remain…
Added on July 24, 2018

Whitehorn Basin from Emperor Hill

Whitehorn Basin from Emperor Hill
Earlier in the morning this photo was taken we had left our campsite in Whitehorn Basin along the Robson River (visible in the lower part of the photo), had hiked a short distance along the river, crossed a bridge and started to climb Emperor Hill. That…
Added on July 14, 2018

Falls of the Pool

Falls of the Pool
This was taken as we hiked up Emperor Hill in Mount Robson Provincial Park (B.C.) along the Berg Lake trail. From Whitehorn Basin, where we started on this second day of our hike, to Emperor Falls we hiked up the Valley of a Thousand Falls, this one of t…
Added on July 14, 2018

White Falls

White Falls
Continuing the story of our hike to Berg Lake in Mount Robson Provincial Park in British Columbia, this was the start of day two. We packed our gear and had a breakfast of instant oatmeal and coffee and headed out along the Robson River to the bridge bel…
Added on July 17, 2018

Large Northern Yellow Lady's Slipper

Large Northern Yellow Lady's Slipper
We had seen these in Banff and now saw them again in Mount Robson Provincial Park. Backpacking up the Berg Lake trail we stopped and photographed these by Kinney Lake and again at our campground in Whitehorn. At Kinney Lake they were past their peak but…
Added on July 13, 2018