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Prow Mountain  Alberta   #1769
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges

Height: 2864 m <- 9397 feet
Prominence?: 164 m  
Line Parent?: Forward Peak (1.0 km away, at bearing 136 degrees)
Greater Parent: Data Error 18.402: Mtn 0 was not found and is supposed to be greater prom peak. (9999.0 km away)

Location:   51.63908,-115.89361     51:38:21, -115:53:37   11U 576563 5721477 (31 km NE of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.O.12   AreaCode: FL15/GI39
First Ascent: 1918 Topographical Survey
Prow Mountain: Greater and Lesser Summits
This peak is the north end of a long ridge which projects out over Red Deer river like the prow of a ship. There are a series of higher peaks to the south along the same ridge.

Name Notes: Named because it was said to resemble the Prow of a ship.

Trips within 1 km
44 1993.10.18 Failure and Success on Remote Prow Mountain Rick Collier
27 1992.02.01 A Winter Ascent of Remote Mount White Rick Collier

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Paper Maps
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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
11 Prow Mountain: Greater and Lesser Summits Rick Collier

Placename Photos
6 The East Red Deer River Peaks Rick Collier