Bivouac.com   Mountain Page   Home     Help   Index     Login
Blockhead Mountain  British Columbia   #2626
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Purcell Mountains / Truce Group

Height: 3073 m -> 10082 feet
Prominence?: 373 m  
Line Parent?: Cauldron Mountain (5.3 km away, at bearing 263 degrees)
Greater Parent: Truce Mountain (6.0 km away)

Location:   50.30833,-116.60000     50:18:30, -116:36:00   11U 528483 5572990 (45 km SW of Wilmer). NTS Mapsheet: 082.K.07   AreaCode: FL06/DG00
First Ascent: Monday August 07, 1916 Albert H. MacCarthy, Elizabeth MacCarthy, Margaret Stone, Winthrop E. Stone, Conrad Kain
Located WSW of Redtop and S of Bastille Mountain above Hamill Creek. Mountain has a large glacier on the western slopes from which it could be most easily climbed.

Trip Reports within 1 km

Comments
2004.03.06 Prominence Proof Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails

Placename Photos
13 360 Degrees of Freedom: A Purcell Panorama Doug Brown