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

Height: 3337 m -> 10948 feet
Prominence?: 477 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Barnard (4.2 km away, at bearing 154 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Barnard (4.0 km away)

Location:   51.74303,-116.94762     51:44:35, -116:56:51   11U 503617 5732460 (49 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/HJ44
First Ascent: 1902 J. Norman Collie; James Outram; H.E.M. Stutfield; G.M. Weed; H. Woolley; C. Kaufmann; H. Kaufmann (CAJ 6-96, 21-367, AJ 18-549)
This peak is #46 on the Height List for Alberta . This peak is #76 on the Height List for British Columbia .Mount Freshfield is the large and spectacular snow pyramid which dominates the horizon when one approaches the Freshfields via Freshfield Creek, just below the tongue of the Freshfield Glacier. It is surpassed in height in the Freshfields area only by Mount Barnard. The whole ridge is known as the Barnard Dent Group.

Name Notes: Named in 1897 by J. Norman Collie in 1897 after Douglas Freshfield who was a British climber and president of the Royal Geographic Society.

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

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 1989.04.29 The Freshfield Grand Slam (Freshfields South) Rick Collier

Comments
2004.03.04 Prominence Proof Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:70000Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

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Placename Photos
12 Solitaire Mountain Eric Coulthard
11 Labelled Panorama -Nanga Parbat to Golden Eagle Eric Coulthard
9 Labelled Panorama -Mummery to Sir Sandford Eric Coulthard
9 Mount Walker and Mount Freshfield Steve Sheriff