National Geographic : 1947 Jun
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byWalter Meayers Edwards A Glimpse of the Columbia Icefield and a Hearty Breakfast Reward a2,000-foot Climb A shoulder of Mount Saskatchewan (left) points to the mile-wide Saskatchewan Glacier, largest issuing fromthe 150-square-mile icefield. Mount Bryce and Mount Castleguard hide their heads in the clouds. Here the author's party surprised a flock of 24 Rocky Mountain goats. Inspite ofwarm sunshine, cold winds, air-conditioned by the ice, made heavy clothing necessary.