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Turtle Mountain  Alberta
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies

Height: 2210 m -> 7251 feet
Prominence?: 518 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Coulthard (12 km away, at bearing 259 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Ptolemy (16 km away)

Location:   49.57741,-114.41231     49:34:39, -114:24:44   11U 687063 5494864 (4 km SE of Blairmore). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.09   AreaCode: EL94/FE71
The South Summit of Turtle Mountain
Located just south of the Crowsnest Highway, southeast of Blairmore. In 1903 the tip of Turtle Mountain broke loose and decimated part of the town of Frank. This was referred to as the Frank Slide.

Trip Reports within 1 km
33 2013.06.29 Turtle Mountain scramble Dave van Zeyl
33 2012.11.24 Wintery November ascent of Turtle Mountain Alex Joseph


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Big Scary Old Cracks in Turtle Mountain Mike Whittaker
8 The Frank Slide from Above. Mike Whittaker
7 Turtle Mountain northeast aspect from Hwy #3 Alex Joseph
5 The South Summit of Turtle Mountain Mike Whittaker
4 Looking down the Northwest Ridge of Turtle Mountain Mike Whittaker

Placename Photos
12 Mount Sentry from the East Alex Joseph
9 Snow covered Crowsnest Mountain and Seven Sisters Mountain from the East Alex Joseph
8 South aspects of Bluff Mountain and Caudron Peak Alex Joseph
8 Chinook Peak, Mount McLaren, Mount Parrish from the East Alex Joseph