Mount DeVoe British Columbia
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges
Height: 1737 m -> 5699 feet
Prominence?: 567 m
Line Parent?: The Behinde (4 km away, at bearing 140 degrees)
Location: 49.69245,-125.80668 49:41:33, -125:48:24 10U 297586 5508219 (19 km NW of Westmin Mine). (20 km SE of Gold River). NTS Mapsheet: 092.F.12 AreaCode: EM95/GI90
First Ascent: 1913 W.R. Kent, W.W. Urquhart and Einar Anderson
|In all probability it was first climbed by W.R. Kent, W.W. Urquhart and Einar Anderson sometime in 1913/14 while they also worked surveying and photographing Strathcona Park. Of modest height (1,710 metres) |
Name Notes: This peak was named in 1923 after William Fowler DeVoe, BCLS, who was a member of the survey party in Strathcona Park in 1913 and was drowned in Campbell River while working that year.
Devoe also climbed and named the nearby nearby Mount Judson, and Heber after members of his family.
| Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members. |
Trip Reports within 1 km
45 1994.07.26 Elk River Ramble - Climb Rambler Peak, Mount Devoe Len Zedel
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11 Mount DeVoe from the Northwest Len Zedel