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

Height: 2934 m -> 9626 feet
Prominence?: 160 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Girouard (3 km away, at bearing 328 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Girouard (3 km away)

Location:   51.20991,-115.37685     51:12:36, -115:22:37   11U 613378 5674420 (13 km E of Banff). NTS Mapsheet: 082.O.03   AreaCode: FL15/CD07
First Ascent: 1929 Party guided by Lawrence Grassi
Mount Peechee
Located SE of Mount Girouard and N of Carrot Creek.

Name Notes: Named in 1884 by George M. Dawson in 1884 after Piche which was transformed into Peechee by White Man. Piche was a First Nations Guide who led George Simpson through the front ranges of the Rockies.

Trip Reports within 1 km
27 1979.06.24 An Early Ascent of the Now-Forbidden Summit of Mount Peechee Rick Collier

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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
8 Mount Peechee Kevin Altheim
5 Mount Peechee and Subpeaks Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
7 Forbidden Lands: The Northern Fairholme Range from Tunnel Mountain Summit David Wasserman
3 Fairholme Range From Cascade Drew Brayshaw