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Neptuak Mountain (Peak Nine)  Alberta/British Columbia   #1578
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3241 m -> 10633 feet
Prominence?: 151 m  
Line Parent?: Deltaform Mountain (1.1 km away, at bearing 128 degrees)
Greater Parent: Deltaform Mountain (1.0 km away)

Location:   51.30783,-116.25770     51:18:28, -116:15:28   11U 551741 5684320 (7 km SE of Lake O'Hara). (14 km SW of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/DC05
First Ascent: 1902 J. Norman Collie, H.E.M. Stutfield, G.M. Weed, H. Woolley, guided by C.Kaufmann (AJ 21-376; CAJ 14-48)
Neptuak Mountain Northwest Ridge from the Wenkchemna Pass
This peak is #98 on the Height List for Alberta .Located 1.2 km northwest of Deltaform Mountain. The northwest ridge via Wenkchemna Pass is the standard route.

Name Notes: Named in 1894 by Samuel E.S. Allen after the Stoney First Nations word "Neptuak", which means "nine" and Neptuak is the ninth peak in the Valley of Ten Peaks.

Trip Reports within 1 km
31 2001.08.15 Ascent of Mt. Oke Rick Collier
44 2000.08.10 A Great Day on Mt. Deltaform After Bypassing Neptuak Orvel Miskiw
19 1985.01.01 Deltaform Mountain Rick Collier

Comments
2004.04.19 Adjust saddle height Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
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
7 Approach to Neptuak Rick Collier
5 Neptuak Mountain Northwest Ridge from the Wenkchemna Pass Alex Joseph

Placename Photos
18 Mount Temple south slopes route - Yellow Bands Kevin Altheim
10 Wenkchemna Pass and Eiffel Lake David Wasserman
6 Descending Temple's Upper Slopes Steve Sproule