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Mount Engadine  Alberta   #1446
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Kananaskis Range

Height: 2972 m -> 9751 feet
Prominence?: 320 m  
Line Parent?: The Tower (1.8 km away, at bearing 122 degrees)
Greater Parent: The Tower (2.0 km away)

Location:   50.86490,-115.31074     50:51:54, -115:18:39   11U 618875 5636161 (24 km SW of Exshaw). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.14   AreaCode: FL05/ID61
First Ascent: 1956 B. Fraser, J. Gorrill, M. Hicks
Mount Engadine
Mount Engadine is located south of Buller Creek, northwest of The Tower, and east of the Smith Dorrien Spray Lakes Road. It forms the northwest end of the Kananaskis Range and like its neighbors has an impressive northeast face. There is a scrambling route which goes up the northwest ridge and is rated moderate. For access park at Buller Pond then follow the Buller Pass trail until it is feasible to bushwack up to NW ridge. The route can be scouted from the parking lot.

Although possibly removed after 2000, the summit is host to a repeater.

Name Notes: It was named in 1917 after the light battle cruiser HMS Engadine which participated in the Battle of Jutland during World War I.

Trip Reports within 1 km


Paper Maps
1:50000Canmore and Kananaskis Village Gem Trek
1:100000Banff & Mount Assiniboine Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
6 Mount Engadine and Buller Pond Vern Dewit
4 Mount Engadine Kevin Altheim
4 Mount Engadine from the West Kevin Altheim
3 Mount Engadine - route Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
3 The Tower from Engadine Kevin Altheim
3 Mount Engadine - view southwest Kevin Altheim
2 Mount Kidd North Peak - view SW Kevin Altheim