The trail to Mt. Healy via Bison Gulch rises rapidly in roughly 3.5 miles to approximately 5700 ft. Starting at 1200 ft, that’s about a 4500 vertical climb…and my legs felt it. (Hiking partner Garrett pictured)
We were up in the clouds, but that’s McKinley off in the distance.
Taking a break about halfway up
Summit at the second highest point of Mt. Healy. Lots of loose unstable rock makes it pretty sketchy…