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Edge Peak  British Columbia   #1188
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges

Height: 1680 m -> 5512 feet
Prominence?: 250 m  
Line Parent?: Golden Ears (1.0 km away, at bearing 315 degrees)
Greater Parent: Golden Ears (1.0 km away)

Location:   49.35639,-122.49778     49:21:23, -122:29:52   10U 536471 5467196 (16 km SE of Wigeon Lake). (17 km NE of Maple Ridge). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.08   AreaCode: EM92/DE59
First Ascent: 1929 H. Sommerville; A. Lambert; D. McKee; J. Irving
Edge Peak - Northwest Side
Located between Gold Creek and Pitt Lake in the middle of the complicated Golden Ears massif. This peak is both bushy and rocky. It may have been climbed in 1876 by S. Edge and one companion. The normal route is via the Golden Ears trail that starts at Gold Creek. Before reaching the summit of Golden Ears, traverse south along its east flank to the col with Edge Peak. Scramble along the connecting ridge to reach the summit. The technical difficulty is anywhere from Class 3 to Class 5 depending on your exact route selection.

Trip Reports within 1 km
37 2004.08.16 Edge to Blanshard Traverse, down Evans Creek Jesse Mason
42 2004.07.20 Edge Peak - Northwest Ridge Route Justin Brown
29 2002.01.13 Edge Peak South Ridge (almost) Drew Brayshaw


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
13 Edge Peak Emanuele Porra
12 Edge Peak - Southeast Aspect Justin Brown
9 Edge Peak and Blanshard Needle (Summer) Justin Brown
9 Morning View - Looking North from Edge Peak Justin Brown
7 Edge Peak and Blanshard Needle (Winter) Justin Brown
7 Edge Peak - Northwest Side Justin Brown
6 Edge Peak from the Northwest Anthony Mallinson
6 Edge Peak - East Side Fred Touche
5 Edge Peak - Northwest Side Fred Touche
4 Edge Peak and Blanshard Needle Kevin deHaan
4 Edge Peak from Alder Flats Kevin deHaan
4 Shaun Neufeld on South Ridge of Edge Drew Brayshaw
4 Edge Peak - Southeast Face Fred Touche
4 Edge East Peak (Winter) Justin Brown
3 Edge Peak - White Dyke Chris Ricard
3 Edge Peak Steven Harng

Placename Photos
14 Edge Peak - East Side Justin Brown
7 Golden Ears and Edge Peak from Blanshard Needle Justin Brown
7 Blanshard Needle Emanuele Porra
7 Descending the Golden Ears Don Luymes
5 Golden Ears in winter sunset Serguei Okountsev
3 Golden Ears and Edge Peak from the North Don Luymes