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Oppy Mountain  British Columbia   #350
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3311 m -> 10863 feet
Prominence?: 311 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Alexandra (3.5 km away, at bearing 284 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Alexandra (3.0 km away)

Location:   51.97324,-117.14877     51:58:24, -117:08:56   11U 489781 5758072 (75 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.14   AreaCode: FL17/JB74
First Ascent: 1947 J.C. Oberlin, R. Davis, D.M. Woods (CAJ 31-100)
The Oppy Massif
This peak is #92 on the Height List for British Columbia .Located on the continental divide, between the Lyells and Alexandra. It is 1 km NW of Farbus Mountain. This peak appears to have an enormous cliff on the east face and so would most likely be approached from the west, via roads up Lyell Creek.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Oppy, a village where a battle was fought during World War I. The village is located south east of Lens, France.

Trip Reports within 1 km

2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field David Wasserman

Paper Maps
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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
11 The Oppy Massif Rick Collier
10 Douai, Oppy, Farbus, the Lyells, and Forbes Rick Collier
8 Oppy Mountain and Lyell Creek Vern Dewit
7 Oppy Mountain, East/Northeast Face John Scurlock
6 Mount Lyell, Farbus Mountain and Oppy Mountain Eric Coulthard
4 Oppy Mountain from the North Dieter Kepper
4 Oppy Mountain Dieter Kepper

Placename Photos
13 View South from Summit of Castleguard David Wasserman
10 Terrace Mountain Panorama Eric Coulthard
10 Mount Lyell, Watchman Peak and Oppy Mountain Eric Coulthard
7 Labelled Panorama from Castleguard, Part 1 David Wasserman
6 The Oppy-Douai Massif from the Summit of Farbus Rick Collier