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Cupola Mountain  British Columbia   #2314
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Selkirk Mountains / Big Bend Ranges / Esplanade Range

Height: 2632 m -> 8635 feet
Prominence?: 387 m  
Line Parent?: Cherub Mountain (10.2 km away, at bearing 263 degrees)
Greater Parent: Cherub Mountain (10.0 km away)

Location:   51.56501,-117.57343     51:33:54, -117:34:24   11U 460253 5712815 (1 km SE of Meadow Lodge). (51 km NW of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.12   AreaCode: FL17/FF67
Located directly S of the headwaters of Carrol Creek on the W side of Cupola Creek. This is the highest mountain in the Esplanade Range.

Name Notes: The name comes from the "Cupola" of a railway caboose. The cupola is the raised section in the center of the caboose from which the tail end brakeman and conductor can watch the train, looking for signs of trouble such as hot journal boxes, etc.

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