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Mount Girouard  Alberta
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Fairholme Range

Height: 2995 m -> 9826 feet
Prominence?: 1455 m above Devil's-Ghost Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Aylmer (10 km away, at bearing 348 degrees)

Location:   51.23607,-115.40279     51:14:10, -115:24:10   11U 611503 5677290 (13 km NE of Banff). NTS Mapsheet: 082.O.03   AreaCode: FL15/CE30
First Ascent: 1938 E.E. Bishop, D.R. Crosby
Mount Girouard from the West
This peak is #10 in Prominence List for Alberta .Located SSE of Mount Inglismaldie.

Name Notes: Named in 1904 after Colonel Sir Eduard Percy Girouard who built railways in N and S Africa during colonial times as the British Empire grew. After that he went on to become a colonial administrator and in 1915 The Director General of Munitions Supply.

Trip Reports within 1 km

Comments
2004.06.09 Original Prominence Proven, was altered by humankind Kevin Altheim
2004.05.31 Altered by Humankind - no route to higher ground without crossing water Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:100000Banff & Mount Assiniboine Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
20 Mount Girouard from the West Kevin Altheim
7 Forbidden Lands: The Northern Fairholme Range from Tunnel Mountain Summit David Wasserman
5 Ravens at Johnson Lake David Wasserman

Placename Photos
8 Brocks Peak from Mount Aylmer Vern Dewit
7 Panorama of Lake Minnewanka from Mount Inglismaldie Vern Dewit
5 Inglismaldie and Girouard Kevin Altheim
4 Mount Inglismaldie, Mount Girouard, and Lake Minnewanka from Cascade Mountain Alex Joseph
3 Fairholme Range From Cascade Drew Brayshaw