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Windtower  Alberta   #1559
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges

Height: 2697 m -> 8848 feet
Prominence?: 182 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Lougheed (3.2 km away, at bearing 142 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Lougheed (3.0 km away)

Location:   50.98857,-115.29106     50:59:19, -115:17:28   11U 619941 5649944 (11 km S of Canmore). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.14   AreaCode: FL05/JC89
Located directly E of Wind Pass it has a huge N face which overhangs for most of the upper portion.

Name Notes: Named in 1950.

Trip Reports within 1 km
21 1987.08.29 An Ascent of the Standard Route on Windtower Rick Collier


Paper Maps
1:50000Canmore and Kananaskis Village Gem Trek
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
6 Windtower Rick Collier

Placename Photos
9 Mount Lougheed from Mount Allan David Wasserman
4 Mount Lougheed and Windtower Amy Presse