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Good Hope Mountain  British Columbia   #1847
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 3242 m -> 10636 feet
Prominence?: 1497 m above Southgate Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Queen Bess (31.1 km away, at bearing 298 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Queen Bess (31.1 km away)

Location:   51.14243,-124.17177     51:08:33, -124:10:18   10U 418031 5666316NTS Mapsheet: 092.N.01   AreaCode: FM14/BB47
First Ascent: 1922 R. Bishop; G. Durham
Located 5 km west of Chilko Lake, just south of Franklyn Arm. It is at the head of Glasgow Creek, Good Hope Creek and Farrow Creek. Good Hope was first reported in a CAJ article in 1912 by Malcolm Goddard, but was not climbed till 10 years later. However, Good Hope was not climbed until a decade later, by Bishop, chief surveyor of British Columbia. The peak was climbed by R.P. Bishop and his assistant, George Durham, during triangulation surveys in 1922.

Name Notes: The name refers to the armoured cruiser H.M.S. Good Hope. It was named in 1924 by surveyor R.P. Bishop. The Good Hope was sunk off the coast of Chile in the Battle of Coronel, November 1, 1914. See Peaks Named after Battle of Coronel.

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

Trip Reports within 1 km
79 1987.07.25 In the Footsteps of Malcolm Goddard : Mountains of Chilko Lake Robin Tivy
35 1986.08 Good Hope - From Good Hope Creek Route Robin Tivy
65 1983.08.26 Goddard Glacier Peaks and Good Hope via Farrow Creek Robin Tivy
41 1981.07.20 Good Hope and Mount Kese by Canoe via Glasgow Creek Robin Tivy
18 1981 Good Hope - From Glasgow Lakes and Creek Route Robin Tivy
14 null Good Hope - From Farrow Creek Route Robin Tivy

2011.03.31 Peaks Named After Battle of Coronel Robin Tivy
2004.03.17 Prominence Proof Mike Cleven

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
19 Good Hope Mountain from the West David Campbell
9 Good Hope John Scurlock

Placename Photos
4 Goddard Glacier from Good Hope Mike Peel