mountain is named after the native vision questing sites
which can be found half way up the ridge. Vision questing
is an Indian tradition, where young men or women retreat
individually into nature to fast and seek guidance from
The yellow circle indicates the location of Aurum Lodge
on Little Indian Cove.
trail head for Vision Quest Ridge is only 1 km from Aurum
Lodge and this scramble again rewards you with spectacular
views as you climb up this rocky ridge. Scree slopes and
serrated rocks require good footing and the fact that
you are heading up a ridge with a vertical cliff on the
far side may not appeal to everyone, however, once you
reach the summit, the panoramic views are one of a kind.
This two hour scramble is probably the easiest and fastest
for those looking for a superb overview of Abraham Lake
and the entire valley.