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Mount Patterson  Alberta
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Waputik Mountains

Height: 3191 m -> 10469 feet
Prominence?: 810 m above Balfour Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Balfour (22 km away, at bearing 160 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Balfour (22 km away)

Location:   51.74780,-116.57432     51:44:52, -116:34:28   11U 529387 5733074 (11 km NW of Bow Lake). (39 km N of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/HF47
First Ascent: 1924 F.V. Field, W.O. Field, Edward Feuz Jr. (App 16-153)
Mount Patterson from Mount Weed
This peak is #89 in Prominence List for Alberta .Mount Patterson is named after John Duncan Patterson, third president of the Alpine Club of Canada. The Snowbird Glacier is on its north side. The mountain is clearly visible form the Icefields Parkway, on the other side of the Mistaya River.

Name Notes: Named in 1917 after John Duncan Patterson, John Duncan who became president of the Alpine Club of Canada in 1914.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

Trip Reports within 1 km
24 2009.08.22 Mount Patterson - East Ridge Paul Taylor
46 2008.08.02 Scrambling Adventures from Caldron Lake Camp Eric Coulthard
61 2002.08.01 Mount Patterson - East Ridge Route Tom Wolfe
14 null Patterson - West Slopes Route Graeme Pole

Comments
2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:70000Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway 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
16 Mount Patterson and Peyto Lake from Cirque Peak David Wasserman
11 Mount Patterson from Mount Weed Eric Coulthard
8 Mount Patterson from Silverhorn Bill Leach
8 Southern Slopes of Mount Patterson Eric Coulthard
8 Summit Block of Mount Patterson Eric Coulthard
6 Mount Patterson and the Snowbird Glacier Kevin Altheim
4 Third (Crux) Step on East Ridge of Mount Patterson Julian Ehlers

Placename Photos
12 Mistaya Mountain and Mount Patterson Sandra McGuinness
9 Ebon Peak from Mount Patterson Eric Coulthard
4 Mt. Patterson Snowbird Glacier Doug Artman