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Mount Synge  Alberta/British Columbia   #1700
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Waputik Mountains

Height: 2957 m -> 9701 feet
Prominence?: 47 m  
Line Parent?: Aiguille Peak (0.5 km away, at bearing 249 degrees)
Greater Parent: Aiguille Peak (1.0 km away)

Location:   51.80548,-116.66238     51:48:20, -116:39:45   11U 523278 5739458 (19 km S of Saskatchewan Crossing). (47 km N of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.15   AreaCode: FL16/IG06
First Ascent: 1952 Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Mendenhall (AAJ 8-562)
Located SE of Howse Peak and NW of Aries Peak on the Continental Divide.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Captain Millington Henry Synge who was a soldier and author. Synge prepared a map (1852) showing the route eventually followed by the CPR.

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 1996.08.09 Climbs of Aiguille, Howse, Stairway, Synge, and Midway Rick Collier


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

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Placename Photos
10 Howse Peak Range from Mount Noyes Eric Coulthard