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Atna Peak  British Columbia   #2021
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains

Height: 2724 m -> 8937 feet
Prominence?: 1794 m above Burnie-Shea Pass
Line Parent?: Howson Peak (56.7 km away, at bearing 20 degrees)
Greater Parent: Howson Peak (57.0 km away)

Location:   53.93972,-128.04556     53:56:23, -128:02:44   9U 562652 5977237 (42 km E of Kitimat). NTS Mapsheet: 103.H.16   AreaCode: FM38/JA34
First Ascent: Sunday September 01, 1963 Pat O'Connor, Walter Heberle, Joe Wipfle
Atna Peak East Face
This peak is #43 in Prominence List for British Columbia .A large and conspicuous triangular peak, highest in the region between Kitimat and Kemano. On NTS map 103H/16 the name is positioned about 500 metres too far north, on the very minor north summit. First ascent described in CAJ vol. 47, 1964 p. 120. Party, accompanied by Ralph Hessie, flew to Atna Lake and approached summit via Atna R and Anta Gl. Hessie did not accompany party from high camp to summit.

Name Notes: Note that there is another Atna Peak, in Alaska.

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

Trip Reports within 1 km

2014.09.26 Prominence Proof Robin Tivy

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
19 Atna Peak East Face John Baldwin
9 North and West Faces of Atna Peak Matt Lucas

Placename Photos
7 Southwest View from the Howson Range Bryan Last