Shellrock pass is located deep in the Pasayten Wilderness. A couple of autumns ago, we camped in the basin below it for an entire week, summiting the peaks around it. The day we crossed over Shellrock pass, it snowed several inches overnight, leaving the trail slippery, the rocks icy, and the golden larch trees covered in a white blanket. It was a gorgeous and idyllic scenery.
The cables in this shawl remind me of the meandering trail up the slope, over rocks, under trees and around obstacles.
Valley Yarns Berkshire Bulky (85% merino, 15% alpaca; 108yds [99m]/100gr): Cream 7 balls.
Size US 9 (5.5mm) 32″ (80cm) circulars
Or size needed to obtain gauge
16 sts and 18 rows = 4″ [10cm] in patt
72” [183cm] long and 20” [51cm] wide
Tapestry needle, cable needle (optional).
About the Designer: Linette Grayum
Linette learned to knit when she was young. She recently picked it back up and has been knitting and designing ever since, pushing her experience and knowledge with every project.
Having recently moved to a nomadic life, she knits mostly outdoors—hiking, rock climbing and camping—and finds her inspirations there.
Find her at: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/linette-grayum-designs.