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Foley Peak  British Columbia   #1236
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Canadian Cascades / Skagit Range / Cheam Range

Height: 2293 m -> 7523 feet
Prominence?: 203 m  
Line Parent?: Welch Peak (1.1 km away, at bearing 270 degrees)
Greater Parent: Welch Peak (1.0 km away)

Location:   49.16000,-121.58500     49:09:36, -121:35:06   10U 603163 5446206 (16 km SE of Agassiz). NTS Mapsheet: 092.H.04   AreaCode: EM91/BF68
First Ascent: 1924 B. Cayley; E. Fuller; H. O'Conner; D. Foster; B. Wheatley; D. Munday; P. Munday
Southeast Side of Foley in Winter
A sharply pointed rock peak located just east of Welch Peak in the Cheam Range. Although the low Conway Peak is the easternmost peak in the range, Foley is the easternmost peak of significance.

Name Notes: Mt. Foley and its neighbours get their names from the turn-of-the-century engineering firm Foley, Welch & Stewart who, among other things, were the contractors in the construction of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

Trip Reports within 1 km
13 2007.08.23 Southwest Ridge of Foley Peak Route Marc Leclerc
32 2005.03.12 North East Ridge of Foley Route Jesse Mason
62 2004.08.02 A Perfect Day on Welch Peak Brad Braun
46 2000.01.01 Cheam Range Traverse Route Route Drew Brayshaw
10 null Foley Peak Route Route Matt Priest

2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Drew Brayshaw

Paper Maps
1:40000Chilliwack East Recreational Map - GPS Based Trail Ventures BC

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
14 Southeast Side of Foley in Winter Jordan Peters
12 Foley Peak Simon Chesterton
11 Foley Peak - West Ridge In Winter Drew Brayshaw
10 Foley-Conway Connecting Ridge Fred Touche
9 Foley Peak from the North Andrew Rennie
8 Foley Peak South Face Pat Graham
7 Foley Peak Pat Graham
5 Morning light crashing over Foley Peak Brett Logan
4 Foley Peak Emanuele Porra
4 Foley Peak - West Side Fred Touche
3 Foley Peak from Welch Kevin Boles
3 Mount Foley from Jones (Wahleach) Lake, 1962 Mike Cleven

Placename Photos
17 Welch and Foley Greg Jones
10 Cheam Range - Northeast Panorama Fred Touche
10 Sub-Peak of Foley Greg Jones
8 Cheam Range Goodness Stewart Douglas
8 Lucky Four Pat Graham
7 Cheam Range and Sea of Clouds Drew Brayshaw
7 Foley Subpeak Stewart Douglas
6 Fall Colors on Welch and SubFoley Drew Brayshaw
6 Peaks Around the Headwaters of Foley Creek Jordan Peters
6 Aerial Panorama of the Four Sisters (Cheam Range) Mike Cleven
6 Williamson Creek from Trail Shelley Wales
5 A Winter's Tale from Jones (Wahleach) Lake, 1960s Mike Cleven
5 Cheam Range from Jones Lake Steve Sproule
5 North Faces of Lucky Four Group - Cheam Range Drew Brayshaw
4 Foley Peak from the Foley Glacier Sandy Briggs
4 The "Infamous" Peak 1953 Jordan Peters
4 Scary slab Drew Brayshaw
3 Forest Fire at Jones (Wahleach) Lake, c.1968 Mike Cleven
2 Beach at Jones (Wahleach) Lake, Summer 1962 Mike Cleven