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Youngs Peak (Asulkan Snowdome)  British Columbia   #2971
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Selkirk Mountains / Duncan Ranges / Asulkan Range

Height: 2815 m -> 9236 feet
Prominence?: 285 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Fox (4.4 km away, at bearing 156 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Fox (4.0 km away)

Location:   51.20538,-117.44784     51:12:19, -117:26:52   11U 468714 5672760 (35 km W of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.03   AreaCode: FL17/CE04
First Ascent: 1898 Redt F Curtis, Charles E Fay
Young's Peak: Northwest Ice Face
Located 1.5 km east of Asulkan Pass. Named for Mrs Julia M Young, Glacier House manager from 1899 to 1920. This glaciated peak is also the highest peak in the Asulkan range. The north and south west ridges are class 4 but climbing interest centres on the north west face, an ice climb with a 40 degree section in the middle.

Trip Reports within 1 km
23 2016.03.25 Youngs Peak (Rogers Pass Area)- NW Face Twice in a Day Brett Logan
74 2006.04.19 A Southern Selkirk Haute Route Jeff Volp
20 null Young''s Peak - Northwest face Route Jason Dixon


Paper Maps
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
9 Illicellewaet "Great Glacier" from Perly Rock panorama Lee Lau
8 Young's Peak: Northwest Ice Face Sandra McGuinness
6 Youngs Peak - Forever Young Couloir & Seven Steps of Paradise Brett Logan

Placename Photos
14 Moonrise over the Dawson Range Klaus Haring
10 Dawson Range from Hermit Doug Brown
8 Rogers Pass from Mount Rogers Dave Sproule
7 After the Storm at Hermit Meadows Doug Brown
6 Mount Sir Donald from Durrand-Symphony Col Lee Lau
3 Why so few turns? Andre Charland
3 View south from the Hermit meadows Jason Dixon