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Mount Rhondda  Alberta/British Columbia   #1672
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Wapta Icefield

Height: 3062 m -> 10046 feet
Prominence?: 102 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Habel (0.6 km away, at bearing 316 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Habel (1.0 km away)

Location:   51.64472,-116.56556     51:38:41, -116:33:56   11U 530060 5721614 (8 km SW of Bow Lake). (28 km N of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/GF46
First Ascent: 1923 A. Geoffrion, J.W.A. Hickson, Edward Feuz Jr. (CAJ 24-77)
Mount Rhondda from the North
On the continental divide, 5 km NW of St. Nicholas Peak.

Name Notes: Named in 1917 for David Alfred Thomas (1856-1918), Viscount Rhondda and a member of the British Cabinet during the First World War. The summit immediately to the north was formerly known as "North Rhondda" but is now officially named Mount Habel.

Trip Reports within 1 km
39 2009.08.15 Mount Rhondda: The Old Guy Finally Gets a Summit David Wasserman
11 null Rhondda - Southeast Ridge Ski Route Route Graeme Pole
12 null Habel - West Ridge to North Ridge Traverse Route Graeme Pole
12 null Habel - East Shoulder to North Ridge Traverse Route Graeme Pole


Paper Maps
1:70000Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing 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
10 Bow Lake and the Wapta Icefield, with Mount Rhondda David Wasserman
8 Mount Rhondda from the North Eric Coulthard
8 Mount Rhondda and Mount Gordon from the South Klaus Haring
7 Snowdrift on Rhondda Summit Ridge David Wasserman
7 Mount Rhondda and Mount Habel from the Wapta Icefield David Wasserman
7 The Wapta Icefield from Cirque Peak David Wasserman

Placename Photos
12 Wapta Icefield from the North Eric Coulthard
11 View Northwest from the Summit of Mount Rhondda; Fisher Peak David Wasserman
7 Peyto Lake from Mount Rhondda David Wasserman
6 Peyto Hut from Mount Rhondda David Wasserman