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Chipmunk MountainDesignated  British Columbia   #1032
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 2390 m -> 7841 feet
Prominence?: 540 m above Opal Pass
Line Parent?: Tenquille Mountain (3.5 km away, at bearing 189 degrees)
Greater Parent: Goat Peak (4.1 km away)

Location:   50.58044,-122.93213     50:34:50, -122:55:56   10U 504805 5603173 (5 km N of Tenquille Lake). (31 km N of Pemberton). NTS Mapsheet: 092.J.10   AreaCode: FM02/FJ83
Chipmunk Mountain - Northwest Exposure
See True Location of Chipmunk Mountain

Note that on old 1:50000 maps, the name Chipmunk Mountain is mislabeled on a subpeak to the west. From the south, Chipmunk Mountain is at the E end of a long, screed ridge, somewhat reminiscent of the South Chilcotins in appearance. Chipmunk itself is a hornlike, rocky tower with a prominent E ridge that drops much lower than the screed ridge running west from the tower. The easiest way to the base of this rugged mountain is from the south via loose scree slopes or on skis. The tower from this approach is NTD.

Trip Reports within 1 km
23 2015.07.27 Traverse from Tenquille Lake to Snout Peak Evan Guilbault
44 2009.10.26 Hope Creek Trip - Day 1 Chipmunk Mountain Tim Gage
40 2008.09.27 Tenquille Mountain via Hope Creek FSR Darlene Anderson
44 2001.02.17 Bralorne-Tenquille Ski Traverse Fred Touche


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
11 Chipmunk Mountain - Northwest Exposure Greg Jones
9 Chipmunk Mountain under Cloud Kevin Teague
7 Chipmunk Mountain Martin Ortmayr
7 Looking into the Headwaters Valley of the Birkenhead River Denis Rogers
7 Chipmunk Mountain - Northwest Face Fred Touche
5 Chipmunk Mountain - South Side Fred Touche
3 Chipmunk from Tenquille Mtn John Halliday
3 Chipmunk Mountain - West Side Jordan Peters

Placename Photos
13 View Southeast from Face Mountain Steve Sproule
11 Chipmunk, Canine and Brown Molar Simon Chesterton
10 View East from Face Mountain Steve Sproule
5 Locomotive from Tender - Summer Steve Sproule