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Park Ranges (Main Ranges)
Parent Area: Continental Ranges

Area: 33226 sq km.Location: The Park ranges is is the central and most famous of the three main subdivisions of the Continental Ranges of the Canadian Rockies. The Park Ranges include all the main peaks of the Rockies SE of Mt McGregor as far as the Fernie Basin.

Top Trips
1976 Traverse of Mount Robson Bob Hughes
Overland to the Fraser Headwaters Robin Tivy
Endless Meadows near McBride - Chalco Creek Rambles Robin Tivy
2008 KMC Climbing Camp : Among the Adamants: Sandra McGuinness
Whitegoat Wilderness Traverse - Owen Creek to Beauty Creek Robin Tivy
Exploration of the Holmes-Jackpine Divide Robin Tivy
Lyell-Forbes Ski Traverse Robin Tivy
Success on Mount Columbia Eric Coulthard
Mount Ball's Sunny Ice Tongue Tom Wolfe
Robson - Kain Face Route Fred Touche
More Trips

Top Photos
Topping out on the Kain Face, Mount Robson Bob Hughes
East Face of Columbia from East of the Trench Steph Durocher
Mount Edith Cavell in April from Skyline Trail Robin Tivy
Mount Assiniboine South Ridge and East Face Reid Holmes
Howse Peak Northeast Aspect Reid Holmes
Summit Ridge of Mount Barnard Rick Collier
Shadow Lake and Mount Ball David Wasserman
Robson from South - Winter Drew Brayshaw
Mount Harkin from the Northwest Kevin Altheim
Onslow Mountain and Mount King George from Northover Ridge David Wasserman
More Photos

Alpine Journal Articles
New Light On Mounts Brown And Hooker E. W. D. Holway
1907 Three Attempts on Pinnacle P. D. McTavish
1915 First Ascent Of Mt. Edith Cavell... E. W. D. Holway
1918 Around Lake Louise In 1918 Val. A. Fynn
1924 Journey Through Jasper - Part 1: Athabasca Pass area J. Munroe Thorington
1924 First Ascents of Mount Barbican and Mount Geikie Val A. Fynn
1924 Journey Through Jasper - Part 2: Ascents in the Rampart Group J Munroe Thorington
1924 Journey Through Jasper - Part 3: Ascents in the Robson Group J Munroe Thorington
1926 Attempt on Mt. Redoubt - 1926 T.B. Moffat
1928 Trails of the Athabaska and Columbia, 1928 - Part 1 J. Monroe Thorington More Journal Articles

Paper Maps of Park
Best of The Icefields Parkway Scale 1:400000 Gem Trek
Canadian Rockies Scale 1:400000 Gem Trek
Paper Maps
Lake O'Hara Gem Trek 1:20000 25m
Best of Lake Louise Gem Trek 1:35000 25m
Best of Jasper Gem Trek 1:35000 25m
Banff - Egypt Lake Gem Trek 1:50000 25m
Lake Louise & Yoho Gem Trek 1:50000 25m
Kananaskis Lakes Gem Trek 1:50000 25m
Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing Gem Trek 1:70000 50m
Columbia Icefield Gem Trek 1:75000 200'
Kootenay National Park Gem Trek 1:100000 100m
Jasper and Maligne Lake Gem Trek 1:100000 50m
Banff & Mount Assiniboine Gem Trek 1:100000 50m
Banff National Park Gem Trek 1:250000 200m