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Gilgit Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #293
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Freshfields Ranges

Height: 3122 m -> 10243 feet
Prominence?: 62 m  
Line Parent?: Nanga Parbat Mountain (0.8 km away, at bearing 240 degrees)
Greater Parent: Nanga Parbat Mountain (1.0 km away)

Location:   51.70907,-116.85447     51:42:33, -116:51:16   11U 510055 5728691 (43 km NW of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/HI05
First Ascent: 1922 Howard Palmer, J. Monroe Thorington, Edward Feuz jr. (AJ 34-395, CAJ 13-67)
Located NE of Nanga Parbat Mountain.

Name Notes: Named in 1898 by J. Norman Collie in 1898. When Mummery's expedition went to Nanga Parbat in 1896 the last civilization seen was at Gilgit in the Kashmir district in north-west India. This name is related to that fact.

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 1989.04.29 The Freshfield Grand Slam (Freshfields South) Rick Collier

2004.03.05 Prominence Proof Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:70000Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

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Placename Photos
11 Labelled Panorama -Nanga Parbat to Golden Eagle Eric Coulthard
9 Labelled Panorama -Mummery to Sir Sandford Eric Coulthard