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Mount Magog  Alberta/British Columbia   #1487
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3092 m -> 10144 feet
Prominence?: 188 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Assiniboine (1.6 km away, at bearing 227 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Assiniboine (2.0 km away)

Location:   50.87910,-115.63473     50:52:45, -115:38:05   11U 596048 5637268 (30 km SW of Canmore). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.13   AreaCode: FL05/IG73
First Ascent: 1920 A.J. Gilmour, A.H. MacCarthy, A.W. Wakefield, F.N. Waterman (CAJ 12-64)
Mount Magog from the northeast
Located directly NE of Mount Assiniboine.

Name Notes: Named in 1930 after Magog who was an individual mentioned in the Old Testament of the Bible. English and Celtic mythology also tell of a giant named Magog.

Trip Reports within 1 km
20 2003.08.15 Ascent of the W Ridge of Mt. Magog Rick Collier
66 1981.08.07 A Memorable Alpine Start on Mt. Assiniboine Orvel Miskiw

Comments

Paper Maps
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
10 Mount Magog from the northeast Serguei Okountsev
7 Mount Magog and the Magog Glacier Rick Collier

Placename Photos
9 Summit view from Nub Peak Vern Dewit
7 Terrapin and Friends in Winter Rick Collier
5 Mt Assiniboine panorama from Marvel lookout Martin Godwyn
5 Mount Assiniboine, Dawn Start Kyle Martens
4 Assiniboine and its Neighbours in Winter Rick Collier