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Kataka Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #31199
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2679 m -> 8789 feet
Prominence?: 309 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Clairvaux (3.2 km away, at bearing 202 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Fitzwilliam (4.0 km away)

Location:   52.83220,-118.39697     52:49:56, -118:23:49   11U 405889 5854518 (10 km SW of Geikie Railroad Station). (22 km W of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.D.16   AreaCode: FL28/ID39
Kataka Mountain from the West
Located on the ridge running north from Mount Clairvaux.

Name Notes: The name for this 2,621 m mountain is the Indian word for "fort." The flat-topped mountain resembles a fort and was given its descriptive name in 1916 by M.P. Bridgland..

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 2008.07.18 Fitzwilliam Basin: Solitude in Mount Robson Provincial Park David Wasserman


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
10 Kataka Mountain from the West David Wasserman
8 Kataka Mountain Eric Coulthard