Spring pic for perspective - TR at summitpost.1997 trip - made it to red band before snowed off.retreat 199798 trip - dry - didn't need axe or crampons- Approaching Assiniboine and Hind Hut by the Gmoser ledges. Route is approximate.1998 was a very dry El Nino year.pic just above red band and onto ridge. Moderate scrambling on loose rock up to here and moderate/hard scrambling to top except for 5.5 section through gray band.On ridge working our way up broken rock towards grey band where we roped up. I only put in one cam and one nut going over the grey band which was the only place we actually belayed. Andy in red helmetOn top. 98 was dry year as register had been buried in snow and no entries for 5? years. Andy and me.R.C. Hind Hut at Assiniboine Alpine Club of CanadaShows approach route on moraineAssiniboine and hut