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Mount Lefroy  Alberta/British Columbia   #1590
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3442 m -> 11293 feet
Prominence?: 417 m  
Line Parent?: Hungabee Mountain (3.3 km away, at bearing 186 degrees)
Greater Parent: Hungabee Mountain (3.0 km away)

Location:   51.36248,-116.27958     51:21:45, -116:16:46   11U 550156 5690381 (3 km E of Lake O'Hara). (10 km SW of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/DC67
First Ascent: 1897 H. Dixon; D. Fay; P. Sarbach; A. Michel; R. Vanderlip; C. Noyes; C. Thompson; H. Parker; J. Collie
Mount Lefroy from North
This peak is #22 on the Height List for Alberta . This peak is #34 on the Height List for British Columbia .Mount Lefroy is located at the intersection of three ridgelines. The highest of these leads south to Glacier Peak and Hungabee Mountain. To the northwest across Abbot Pass is Mount Victoria. These two ridgelines form the Continental Divide. To the northeast are the Mitre, Mount Aberdeen and Haddo Peak.

Lefroy was the site of North America's first recorded mountaineering fatality, when Philip Abbot was killed ascending from Abbot Pass.

Trips within 1 km
47 2006.08.18 Mount Victoria - South Ridge of South Peak Hans Bauck
33 2002.08.12 A Tale of Woe: New Boots on Lefroy Tony Swain
28 1990.07.28 Ascent of Ringrose South and Glacier Peak Rick Collier
28 1979.07.28 Triplet - Victoria South, Lefroy, Huber Rick Collier


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

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
16 Mount Lefroy from North Reid Holmes
11 Mount Lefroy Summit Ridge David Henry
9 Mount Lefroy from the Southeast David Wasserman
8 Mount Lefroy Hans Bauck
8 Lefroy and the Victoria Ridge Rick Collier
8 Abbot Pass and Mt. Lefroy Mitch Sulkers
5 Lefroy from Lake O'Hara David Campbell
4 Lefroy Pillar Mitch Thornton
4 Mt Lefroy from Lake O'Hara shoreline Jason Dixon
4 Mount Lefroy West face - alpine routes Dan Ronsky
4 Mt Lefroy west face Jason Dixon
3 Fuhrman's Ledge Myk Kurth
3 Sentinel Watching Lefroy Myk Kurth
2 View west from summit of Lefroy Jason Dixon
2 Summit of Mt. Lefroy Jason Dixon

Placename Photos
16 A Classic View on the South Ridge, Mount Victoria Ian Hunt
10 Continental Divide Giants Steve Sproule
10 The Grand Sentinel David Wasserman
10 Mount Aberdeen - Haddo Peak Kevin Altheim
7 Mount Olive and the Wapta Icefield Eric Coulthard
7 Rock and Ice in the Rockies Steve Sproule
7 Mountains Around the Upper Paradise Valley David Wasserman
6 Abbot Pass and the Death Trap David Wasserman
5 Mount Victoria from Fairview Kevin Altheim
4 Big walls above Paradise Valley Kevin Altheim
4 Mt. Niblock - view South Kevin Altheim