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Division Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #330
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3020 m -> 9908 feet
Prominence?: 340 m  
Line Parent?: Christian Peak (8.0 km away, at bearing 317 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Lyell (9.0 km away)

Location:   51.89125,-117.01947     51:53:29, -117:01:10   11U 498660 5748944 (23 km SW of Saskatchewan Crossing). (65 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.14   AreaCode: FL17/IA91
Division Mountain across Glacier Lake II
A double headed summit which towers at the end of the valley of Glacier Lake, and separates the Lyell Icefield from the Mons Icefield. The summit has two peaks, which can be readily ascended from the Mons Icefield as part of a Lyell-Mons traverse. Ropes are useful, mostly for the glacier.

Name Notes: Named by Charles D. Walcott in 1919.

Trip Reports within 1 km
77 1992.05.20 Lyell-Forbes Ski Traverse Robin Tivy

2011.06.22 Location of both East and West Peak Robin Tivy

Paper Maps
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

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
11 Division Mountain Rick Collier
9 Division Mountain across Glacier Lake Rick Collier
8 Division Mountain and Glacier Lake Panorama Vern Dewit
8 Division Mountain across Glacier Lake II Rick Collier

Placename Photos
11 Mount Forbes and North Glacier from Lyell Icefield Robin Tivy
9 Mount Forbes from the Lyell Icefield (1995) Rick Collier
8 Glacier Lake (Banff National Park) David Wasserman