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Liumchen Mountain  British Columbia   #1196
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Canadian Cascades

Height: 1830 m -> 6004 feet
Prominence?: 468 m above Damfino Lakes Pass
Line Parent?: Church Mountain (8.4 km away, at bearing 197 degrees)
Greater Parent: Tomyhoi Peak (11.0 km away)

Location:   49.00063,-121.84953     49:00:02, -121:50:58   10U 584146 5428163 (20 km NW of Mount Baker Lodge). (17 km SE of Sardis). NTS Mapsheet: 092.H.04   AreaCode: EM91/AI04
First Ascent: 1859 H. Custer
Liumchen Mountain From the Northwest - July
A subalpine summit located near the American border, south of Chilliwack and east of Cultus Lake at the head of Liumchen Creek on the Tamihi divide. Liumchen is located within a little known provincial Ecological reserve which also has some rare (for the region) mid-elevation old growth trees as well as alpine meadows and a lake which is a popular hiking destination.

Liumchen is reached from rough, old logging roads (need good 4WD or long hike) in Little Tamihi Creek followed by a ridge hike through forest. There are good views of Baker and Tamihi in conditions of decent visibility.

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Comments
2004.04.17 unknown HG in CAnada? And note on col in area Mike Cleven
 

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8 Liumchen Mountain From the Northwest - July Robert Bailey

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9 Bearpaw Mountain Simon Chesterton