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Hungabee Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #1580
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3490 m -> 11450 feet
Prominence?: 987 m above Wastach Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Temple (5.8 km away, at bearing 70 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Temple (6.0 km away)

Location:   51.33316,-116.28421     51:19:59, -116:17:03   11U 549866 5687118 (4 km SE of Lake O'Hara). (13 km SW of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/DC38
First Ascent: 1903 H.C. Parker, Christian Kaufmann, and Hans Kaufmann (CAJ 2-78, 24-51; App 12-231)
Hungabee Mountain from Temple
This peak is #14 on the Height List for Alberta . This peak is #41 in Prominence List for Alberta . This peak is #30 on the Height List for British Columbia .Located above the Horseshoe Glacier at the head of Paradise Valley.

The normal approach is from Lake O'Hara and Opabin Pass. The west ridge is the standard route, but involves tricky route finding.

Name Notes: It was named in 1894 by Samuel E.S. Allen and Hungabee is a Stoney First Nations word meaning chieftain.

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 1992.01.01 Hungabee Mountain from Lake O'Hara via West Ridge Route Rick Collier
28 1990.07.28 Ascent of Ringrose South and Glacier Peak Rick Collier


Paper Maps
1:20000Lake O'Hara Gem Trek
1:50000Lake Louise & Yoho Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
14 Pinnacle and Hungabee Steve Sproule
8 Hungabee Larches Myk Kurth
7 Mountains Around the Upper Paradise Valley David Wasserman
6 Hungabee Mountain and Upper Paradise Valley Andrew Siefert
5 Hungabee and Ringrose David Campbell
5 Hungabee Mountain from Temple Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
18 Mount Temple south slopes route - Yellow Bands Kevin Altheim
8 Striped Mountain Rick Collier
6 Along the Crest of the Whaleback Graeme Pole
6 Opabin Lake and Opabin Pass David Wasserman
6 Lake Oesa from the Wiwaxy Gap David Wasserman
4 Big walls above Paradise Valley Kevin Altheim