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Wedgemount Lake
Type: Lake Elevation: 1875 m (6152 ft)
Location:   50.15944,-122.81500     50:09:34, -122:48:54   10U 513214 5556375
(18 km E of Rainbow Lake). (11 km NE of Whistler). (3 km NW of Wedge Mountain).
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges


A fairly large glacial lake, below the Wedge glacier. In the 1970's the glacier used to calf off huge chunks of ice right into the lake, but that is long gone. FtrAccess: By hiking up the Wedgemount Lake Trail.

Trip Reports within 1 km
37 2016.05.07 Wedge Mountain - Northeast Arete Laura Jones
51 2015.02.28 Wedge Mountain - climb North Arete, ski South Face Adam Osuchowski
50 2012.10.25 Cook Mtn & Wedgemount Lake Dominique Goineau
20 2011.08.01 Weart - Southeast Ridge (with deviation from Gunn route) Tim Gage
39 2004.07.24 Wedgemount Lake and Mount Cook in July Benoit Landry
57 2004.04.9 Ski Touring near Mount Currie Mike Peel
62 2003.09.12 Soaked to the Bone on Mount James Turner Fred Touche
20 2002.09.03 Mount Cook - West Route Scott Nelson
34 2001.07.21 Weart Circumnavigated By Owls Drew Brayshaw
63 2001.05.20 The North Arete of Wedge in Superb Spring Conditions Scott Nelson
28 2000.10.14 Weart - Southeast Ridge Todd Ponzini
42 1999.09.13 Search for the elusive Class 2 Route on James Turner Klaus Haring
39 1980.07.05 Historic Ascent of Wedge Mountain North Arete Klaus Haring
77 1972.07.20 The Great Garibaldi Park Traverse - Part 1 Klaus Haring
25 1971.08.11 1971 Wedge from Hut Cliff Jennings
27 1971.08.10 1971 traverse of Weart Mountain Cliff Jennings

Bulletins

Subject Photos

Placename Photos
10 Moonrise-Wedgemount Lake Drew Brayshaw
9 Parkhurst Mountain and Rethel Mountain Fred Touche
9 Mount Moe from Mount Cook Simon Chesterton
8 Wedgemount Lake and Cook's West ridge Benoit Landry
6 Wedgemount Lake Hut Gareth Evans
6 Wedge Mountain from Mount Cook Lucas Earl
5 Parkhurst Mountain at Sunset from Wedgemount Lake Lucas Earl
5 Mount Weart above Wedgemount Lake Serguei Okountsev
5 White-Tailed Ptarmigans at Wedgemount Lake Gareth Evans
5 Wedgemount Lake Paul Morton
4 Wedgemount Glacier Changes - Ice Cavern at Toe (2010) Andrew Wong
4 Wedgemount Glacier Changes from Wedgemount Lake Hut (2010) Andrew Wong
4 Mount Weart from Wedgemount Lake Lucas Earl
4 Rethel -North Face (Wedgemount Lake Bluffs) from Northeast Drew Brayshaw
3 Wedgemount Glacier Changes from Wedgemount Lake (2010) Andrew Wong
3 Clearing storm at Wedgemount Lake Drew Brayshaw
3 Cliffs - Southwest shore of Wedgemount Lake Gareth Evans
3 Wedgemount Lake Dan Carey