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Mount Barnard  Alberta/British Columbia   #198
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Freshfields Ranges

Height: 3340 m -> 10958 feet
Prominence?: 650 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Forbes (16.8 km away, at bearing 357 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Forbes (17.0 km away)

Location:   51.70916,-116.92092     51:42:33, -116:55:15   11U 505464 5728694 (45 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/HJ02
First Ascent: 1922 Howard Palmer, J. Monroe Thorington, Edward Feuz Jr. (AJ 34-394 CAJ 13-66)
This peak is #44 on the Height List for Alberta . This peak is #74 on the Height List for British Columbia .Located S of Mount Bulyea on the S side of the Freshfield Icefield. It is the highest of the peaks that form the horseshoe around the Freshfield Icefield.

Location Notes: The TRIM map and the 1:50K topo map seem to disagree in this area. From the 1:50K you would guess the summit to be 51:42:34-116:55:16 but the TRIM shows a spot height at 51:42:33-116:55:21.

Name Notes: Named in 1924 after Sir Frank Stillman Barnard who was Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia from 1914 until 1919.

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 1989.04.29 The Freshfield Grand Slam (Freshfields South) Rick Collier
15 null Mount Walker - East Ridge Route Doug Brown
15 null Mount Bulyea - North Face Route Doug Brown


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

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
19 Summit Ridge of Mount Barnard Rick Collier
8 Southwest End of the Freshfield Icefield Rick Collier

Placename Photos
11 Labelled Panorama -Nanga Parbat to Golden Eagle Eric Coulthard
9 Labelled Panorama -Mummery to Sir Sandford Eric Coulthard
8 Mount Mummery from Mount Barnard Rick Collier