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Farbus Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #357
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3205 m -> 10515 feet
Prominence?: 205 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Lyell (2.0 km away, at bearing 112 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Lyell (2.0 km away)

Location:   51.96342,-117.13040     51:57:48, -117:07:49   11U 491041 5756978 (74 km N of Golden). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.14   AreaCode: FL17/JB63
First Ascent: 1937 S.B. Hendricks, Rex Gibson (AJ 39-59, CAJ 25-98)
Farbus Mountain
Located W of Mount Lyell and ESE of Oppy Mountain.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Farbus, a village on the eastern slope of Vimy Ridge where the Canadian Army founght a major battle in World War I.

Trip Reports within 1 km
52 2015.06.28 Mount Farbus from the Lyell Hut Vern Dewit


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
10 Mount Farbus Rick Collier
8 Farbus and area Panorama from Mount Andromeda Vern Dewit
8 Farbus Mountain Eric Coulthard

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