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Columbia Mountains
Parent Area: North America Ranges

Area: 151401 sq km. Location: The Columbia Mountains are located in southeastern British Columbia, west of the Rocky Mountain Trench. They are made up of four large ranges: Cariboo, Monashee, Selkirk and Purcell mountains, which together straddle the headwaters of the Columbia river.

Top Trips
Striking It Rich in the Gold Range Doug Brown
Deep in the Goat Range: Cascade Mountain, Poplar Lakes, Mount Marion attempt Dean Richards
2008 KMC Climbing Camp : Among the Adamants: Sandra McGuinness
A Return Visit With The Great White Whale: 2010 KMC Climbing Camp Sandra McGuinness
Yet More Adventures in Farwoods: Part III Wood, Kootenay and Steeple Sandra McGuinness
Overland to Mount Odin - Trip Report Robin Tivy
Dogtooth Range Exploration, and Climb of Dogtooth Peak Robin Tivy
North Blue River - First Ascent of Bedard Peak Robin Tivy
What A Wonderful World: Climbing Mount Sir Donald and Uto Peak Sandra McGuinness
Horsing Around up Granite Creek (Mount Findlay) Doug Brown
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Top Photos
Farnham From North Ridge of The Cleaver Doug Brown
Mount Odin from Odin E2 Klaus Haring
Mount Sir Sandford from Pioneer Peak Jeff Volp
The Dawson Amphitheater Jeff Volp
High on the Koedt-Rowat Route (Gladsheim Southwest Face) Drew Brayshaw
The Drying of the Purcells: Eyebrow, Birthday and the Starbird Glacier Sandra McGuinness
Mount Findlay Doug Brown
Cond Peak, Sawtooth Ridge and Kokanee Glacier Doug Brown
Hall Peak and Leaning Towers from the East Doug Brown
Begbie and his Ledge Doug Brown
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Alpine Journal Articles
1906 First Ascent Of Mount Tupper Wolfgang Koehler
1907 A Day On Sir Donald Frank W Freeborn
1908 How to Reach Mount Sir Sandford P. A. Carson
1914 First Ascents Of Mt. Farnham And Mt. Farnham Tower (1914) A. H. MacCarthy
1915 Climbs and Explorations in the Purcell Range in 1915 - Ethelbert W. E. Stone
1915 Climbs and Explorations in the Purcell Range in 1915 - Delphine W. E. Stone
1928 Trails of the Athabaska and Columbia, 1928 - Part 2 J Munroe Thorington
1948 Selkirk Cols and Passes Sterling Hendricks
1959 The 1959 H.M.C. Climbing Camp George Millikan
1979 Battle Brook to the Battle Range Phil Smith