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Terrapin Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #1488
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2954 m -> 9692 feet
Prominence?: 235 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Assiniboine (2.6 km away, at bearing 244 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Assiniboine (3.0 km away)

Location:   50.87997,-115.61749     50:52:48, -115:37:03   11U 597259 5637387 (29 km SW of Canmore). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.13   AreaCode: FL05/IG71
First Ascent: 1915 H.O. Frind, L. Jeffers, Conrad Kain
Located E of Mount Magog.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 because it was thought to resemble a turtle although it may have been applied to Terrapin Lake before being attached to the mountain.

Trip Reports within 1 km
30 2003.08.14 Oh, How Things Have Changed in 75 Years! Rick Collier
34 1992.08.10 An Ascent of The Towers, Naiset Point (and Strom) Rick Collier


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
8 Terrapin Mountain Rick Collier
7 Terrapin and Friends in Winter Rick Collier

Placename Photos
9 Summit view from Nub Peak Vern Dewit
6 Mt Assiniboine and Sunburst Peak reflected in Sunburst Lake Martin Godwyn
5 Mt Assiniboine panorama from Marvel lookout Martin Godwyn
5 Mt Assiniboine panorama at dawn from the Nub ridge Martin Godwyn
5 Mt Assiniboine at dawn from the Nublet Martin Godwyn
4 Assiniboine and its Neighbours in Winter Rick Collier