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Mount McQuillan  British Columbia   #1341
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges

Height: 1575 m -> 5167 feet
Prominence?: 885 m above Cameron-Nitinat Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Moriarty (11.6 km away, at bearing 74 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Arrowsmith (13.0 km away)

Location:   49.10944,-124.60500     49:06:34, -124:36:18   10U 382866 5440863 (21 km SE of Port Alberni). NTS Mapsheet: 092.F.02   AreaCode: EM94/BG00
Mount McQuillan North Aspect from Mount Arrowsmith west ridge
This peak and its subpeaks are about 22km SE of Port Alberni, and ring the very head of the source of Rift Creek, a tributary of the Nitinat River. The basin at the head of McQuillan Creek, which runs from the north flank of the main peak and its western subpeak, is called King Solomon Basin; the tarn at the head of the Franklin River, over a SW col from King Solomon Basin, is called Father and Son Lake.

Trips within 1 km

2004.04.12 Main Nitinat-Cameron Pass higher and farther west Mike Cleven

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Mount McQuillan North Aspect from Mount Arrowsmith west ridge Sasha Kubicek
6 Mount McQuillan's West Ridge and Gully from King Solomon Basin approach Sasha Kubicek

Placename Photos
7 McQuillan Area Panorama including Douglas Peak from Mount Arrowsmith West ridge Sasha Kubicek