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Mount Perren (Peak 5, Sapta)  Alberta
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Bow Range

Height: 3051 m -> 10010 feet
Prominence?: 113 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Allen (1 km away, at bearing 239 degrees)

Location:   51.29594,-116.20881     51:17:45, -116:12:32   11U 555163 5683033 (11 km SE of Lake O'Hara). (15 km S of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/CC90
First Ascent: 1927 H.F. Ulrichs
Mount Perren
One of the ten Peaks in the Wenkchemna Peaks above Morraine Lake. Located 850 m west of the Neil Colgan Hut. The south slopes offer easy summit routes. On the 1:50,000 map, the peak has a steep cliff of a northern face and gentle southern slopes.

Name Notes: Named in 1968 after Walter Perren (1914-1967) a guide from Zermatt who became chief park warden at Banff.

Trip Reports within 1 km
19 2003.07.13 Mount Perren Route Ian Hunt
19 1986.08.20 Tuzo - From Mount Allen Route Rick Collier
25 1986.07.19 Allen - Approach and Climb Route Rick Collier

Comments

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
6 Mount Perren Serguei Okountsev

Placename Photos
12 Abstruse Peak West Aspect Eric Coulthard
10 Bowlen, Tonsa and Perren Steve Sproule
9 Sunrise in the Valley of the Ten Peaks Steve Sproule
6 Descending Temple's Upper Slopes Steve Sproule
5 Sentinel Pass, Pinnacle Mountain, Eiffel Peak and Wastach Pass From Haddo Tim Deutscher
3 Deltaform Mountain from Temple Kevin Altheim