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Coast Mountains (Coast Range)
Parent Area: Pacific Cordillera Range
Area: 336966 sq km.
Location: The Coast Mountains, the western range of the North American mainland cordillera (the true Westernmost range is the Insular Range on Vancouver Island), cover the Alaska Panhandle and most of coastal British Columbia. The range is approximately 1600 km long and 200 km wide. Its southern boundary is the Fraser River and its northern boundary the Kelsall River and Haines Road.
Terrain: Large portions of the Coast Mountains are composed of granite. The Coast Plutonic Complex is the...more
Alpine Journal Articles
The Ski traverse John Clarke
1907 The First Ascent of Mount Garibaldi A. T. Dalton
1928 Mount Waddington W.A. Don Munday
1957 The Accident on Mt. Howson Sterling B. Hendricks
1994 Jump Across Creek John Clarke
Exploring the Coast Mountains on Skis - 2nd Ed
Mountains of the Coast
Exploring the Coast Mountains On Skis