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Whitehorn Mountain (Mount Turner)  British Columbia   #209
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3399 m -> 11152 feet
Prominence?: 1747 m above Robson Pass
Line Parent?: Resplendent Mountain (12.6 km away, at bearing 116 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Robson (8.0 km away)

Location:   53.13694,-119.26667     53:08:13, -119:16:00   11U 348376 5889905 (21 km NE of Tete Jaune Cache). NTS Mapsheet: 083.E.03   AreaCode: FL39/BC36
First Ascent: Saturday August 12, 1911 Conrad Kain (CAJ 6-49; App. 17-338)
Whitehorn Mountain from Berg Lake Plateau
This peak is #51 on the Height List for British Columbia . This peak is #49 in Prominence List for British Columbia .Conrad Kain, one of the best known and most accomplished of the Swiss guides who pioneered many climbs in the Canadian Rockies, made an unusual (for him) solo first ascent of Whitehorn while guiding an ACC reconnaissance of the Mount Robson area in 1911, to the disgruntlement of Arthur Wheeler, the party leader.

Name Notes: Adopted in 1912.

Trip Reports within 1 km
68 2008.08.25 High Anxiety on the Whitehorn Klaus Haring
56 2004.08.18 Whitehorn via South Ridge Jason Thompson
22 1994.08.01 Whitehorn - Approach and Climb Route Rick Collier
21 1994.08.01 Whitehorn Mountain - West Ridge Rick Collier


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
17 Summit of Whitehorn Mountain Bob Hughes
13 Whitehorn Mountain from Berg Lake Plateau Martin Berka
11 Whitehorn Mountain from Kinney Lake David Wasserman
9 Whitehorn and Robson Panorama from the South Klaus Haring
7 Whitehorn West Ridge Klaus Haring
7 Whitehorn South Ridge Klaus Haring
7 North Face of Whitehorn Rick Collier
6 Whitehorn Mountain from the East Rick Collier
4 Whitehorn Mountain from the air Dieter Kepper
4 Whitehorn Mountain from the SE from the air Dieter Kepper
4 Mount Whitehorn, First Rappel down West Ridge Alan Trigg

Placename Photos
5 Kinney Lake David Wasserman