Height: 3124 m -> 10249 feet Prominence?: 474 m Line Parent?: Mount Raleigh (5.4 km away, at bearing 359 degrees) Greater Parent: Mount Raleigh (5.0 km away)
Location: 50.86185,-124.27264 50:51:43, -124:16:21 10U 410436 5635234 NTS Mapsheet: 092.K.16 AreaCode: FM04/IC67 First Ascent: 1954 N. Carter; E. Pigou. L. Blumer; A. Melville; P. Sherman; D. Young; J. Young
A high peak of the Compton Neve. "The Gilbert and Raleigh area struck us as somewhat aloof and unfriendly" said Bruce Fairley after skiing through the area. Nonetheless he returned to climb a 30-pitch 5.10 ridge route named "The Friendly Giant".
Name Notes: Gilbert is named after Sir William Gilbert, half brother of Sir Walter Raleigh, and the father of English colonization, who took possession of Newfoundland in 1583.