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Mount Alcantara  British Columbia   #1470
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Blue Range

Height: 3029 m -> 9938 feet
Prominence?: 899 m above Marvel Pass
Line Parent?: Eon Mountain (3.9 km away, at bearing 343 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Assiniboine (8.0 km away)

Location:   50.80111,-115.60806     50:48:04, -115:36:29   11U 598087 5628631 (36 km SW of Canmore). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.13   AreaCode: FL05/IG00
First Ascent: 1929 Katie Gardiner, Walter Feuz (AJ 42-70; CAJ 18-28)
Mount Alcantara
Located N of Mount Brussilof and directly N of the head of Brussilof Creek.

Name Notes: Named in 1916 after the HMS Alcantara which was sunk in February of 1916 during World War I by a torpedo from the German raider "Greif".

Trips within 1 km
31 1992.06.27 Ascents of Mt. Alcantara & Mt. Brussilof Rick Collier

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Paper Maps
1:100000Banff & Mount Assiniboine Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
15 Mount Alcantara Jeff Volp

Placename Photos
6 Looking South from the Summit of Mount Eon Rick Collier