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Hkusam Mountain  British Columbia   #1406
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges / Prince of Wales Range

Height: 1671 m -> 5482 feet
Prominence?: 1534 m above Hkusam Pass
Line Parent?: Crown Mountain (43.4 km away, at bearing 177 degrees)
Greater Parent: Victoria Peak (36.0 km away)

Location:   50.33490,-125.84068     50:20:06, -125:50:26   10U 297850 5579726 (10 km SE of Sayward). NTS Mapsheet: 092.K.05   AreaCode: FM05/DI34
Mount H'kusam from Springer Peak
This peak is #90 in Prominence List for British Columbia .Hkusam Mountain is located on the northeast coast of Vancouver Island, just south of Johnstone Strait. It is about 10 km SE of Kelsey Bay. It is the highest summit in the area broken off by the Salmon River. This area is called the Prince of Wales Range. Technically, the P.o.W. range is more like the BC mainland than Vancouver Island. The depression corresponding to the Georgia Lowland passes inland through the Island.

Name Notes: Hkusam is pronounced "Koo sam" mountain.

Trip Reports within 1 km
47 2009.07.18 Stowe Creek Circuit: Springer Peak and Mount H'kusam David Campbell

Comments
2004.03.18 Checking Drew's Proof Robin Tivy
2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Drew Brayshaw
 

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15 Mount H'kusam from Springer Peak David Campbell