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Monarch Mountain  British Columbia   #1964
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 3555 m -> 11663 feet
Prominence?: 2925 m above Knot Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Waddington (72.1 km away, at bearing 144 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Waddington (72.0 km away)

Location:   51.89952,-125.87601     51:53:58, -125:52:34   10U 302138 5753772 (71 km SE of Hagensborg). NTS Mapsheet: 092.N.13   AreaCode: FM15/II97
First Ascent: Thursday July 16, 1936 Henry S. Hall Jr; Hans Fuhrer
Monarch West Face
This peak is #20 on the Height List for British Columbia . This peak is #3 in Prominence List for British Columbia .Monarch Mountain is located on the southern boundary of Tweedsmuir Provincial Park. It's the highest peak in a rugged massif that is bounded to the west by huge glaciers. The mountain is infrequently climbed due to its remote location, bad weather, and technical difficulty. The original East Ridge route and the 1953 West Face route are repeated from time to time (and the West Face has been skied - 2003), but the long South Ridge and pinnacle-studded North Ridge are unrepeated.

Trip Reports within 1 km
57 1965.08.25 Mount Monarch's Court Martin Kafer

Comments
2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Mike Cleven

Relevent Charter Services
Monarch Icefield Helicopter White Saddle Air Services Ltd 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
24 Monarch Mountain from the Northwest Don Funk
16 Monarch Mountain from Northwest Ray Borbon
12 Peaks around Snout of Talchako Glacier - Monarch, Ratcliff, Concubines Drew Brayshaw
11 Monarch Mountain, Northeast and North Faces from the Air John Scurlock
11 Monarch Mountain - Summit Pyramid from Northwest Don Funk
11 Monarch Massif from the North Fred Touche
9 Monarch Mountain - North Face Martin Kafer
8 Monarch Massif from the Northwest Fred Touche
8 Monarch Mountain from Talchako Glacier Fred Touche
7 Monarch From The North (Rainbow Range) Brian Buick
6 Monarch North Face (from Air) John Scurlock
6 Monarch Northeast Face (from Air) John Scurlock
5 Monarch West Face John Scurlock
4 Monarch East Ridge and Northeast Face John Scurlock

Placename Photos
13 Hermes Peak and Distant Monarch Mountain Klaus Haring
6 Pantheon Range Labelled Panorama Drew Brayshaw
5 Bifrost Pass and Southern Pantheon Panorama Jordan Peters