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Mount Barr (Barr West)  British Columbia
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Canadian Cascades / Skagit Range

Height: 1907 m -> 6257 feet
Prominence?: 137 m  
Line Parent?: Sowerby Peak (2 km away, at bearing 102 degrees)

Location:   49.26361,-121.55944     49:15:49, -121:33:34   10U 604807 5457759 (15 km E of Agassiz). NTS Mapsheet: 092.H.05   AreaCode: EM91/CF65
A ridge highpoint located northeast of Wahleach (Jones) Lake and at the head of the west branch of Hunter Creek. On government maps, this peak is labeled as Mount Barr. Access is via a decommissioned logging road that runs eastward from the north end of Wahleach Lake. A spur road reaches the 1100 m level on the south slope, from where the summit is an easy ascent. The broad north face features several 200-m high granitic buttress, which as are almost vertical, These are best approached from a logging road that runs along the west arm of Hunter Creek.

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13 Mount Barr - North Face Greg Jones

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17 Approaching Mount Barr Greg Jones
6 Fun in the Forest on Descent from Mount Barr Drew Brayshaw
4 Looking West From Isolillock to Cheam Range Drew Brayshaw