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Waitabit Peak  Alberta/British Columbia   #300
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Freshfields Ranges

Height: 3108 m -> 10197 feet
Prominence?: 108 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Barnard (1.6 km away, at bearing 297 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Barnard (2.0 km away)

Location:   51.70256,-116.89984     51:42:09, -116:53:59   11U 506921 5727962 (44 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/HI09
Located E Mount Barnard and W of Mount Trutch.

Name Notes: Named in 1900 with the name taken from Waitabit Creek. When parties were proceeding down the Columbia River they used to pause here because the Confluence of Waitabit and the Columbia marks the beginning of rougher water.

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
8 Southwest End of the Freshfield Icefield Rick Collier