June 22-23, 1976

Rock Mountain
Mount Howard
Mount Mastiff  

Nason Ridge Summit Traverse:  Mt. Mastiff to Rock Mountain

Starting Point: Mahar Creek Ridge & Merritt Lake & Mt. Mastiff summit

Campsite: Upper Canaan Lake Basin

Sidetrip: Mt. Howard summit & HowardRock Col & Rock Mountain summit & Rock Lake Basin & Rock Mountain Shoulder  (hike & climb)

Summit: Mt. Mastiff  (climb via Southeast Ridge; descent via Southwest Slope)

Summit: Mt. Howard  (climb via Northeast Ridge; descent via Southwest Ridge)

Summit: Rock Mountain  (climb via Northeast Ridge; descent via South Ridge—East Slope)